The fundamental Christian assertion is the possibility of human change, of radically altering your life, of metanoia. As such, it’s inherently a course of optimism – postulating an endless world of hope and possibility. The nihilist is sure people don’t change, so of course he’s stuck, but only in relation to people who do.

— Asher's Maxim 195

Asher Black

Asher Black is a former literary and review editor who writes, thinks, reads, listens, and is interested in the interior darkness of the soul.

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