Keeping an Atheist Lent

daffWhat started as a plan to take a break from alcohol for Lent has developed into something deeper.  I started to consider the value of religious rhythms to life – not as a believer, but as an atheist.  So, while I am still giving up alcohol for Lent, I am also going to use this self-denial as a tool for contemplation and to consider my relationship with consumption and appetite satisfaction more generally. Continue reading “Keeping an Atheist Lent”