Author Archives: peter

Christmas Letter, 2013

Merry Christmas from the Welles! In case we haven’t had the chance to catch up in person, or in case you just weren’t listening, here’s the lowdown on what the year brought for our family. 2013 was the year when … Continue reading

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Twitter Death Spasms

For those of you looking for new JLP-style content, I have taken my obsession with irrelevant historical curios and irrational cat hatred to Twitter. Follow me @PeterWelle, and be fulfilled at last.

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Why I Am a Christian

This is the product of a challenge from my church small group – could I write a thoughtful account of why I am a Christian in just 700 words? No jokes to be found here, but maybe it will be … Continue reading

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From Embers

After a couple quiet years, I recently got the chance to take part in a special musical project – an EP of new songs with my old friend Jon Smith. Music has always played a central role in my friendship … Continue reading

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Christmas Letter, 2012

Against my better judgement, I recently removed the password protect feature from my blog. Soon the whole world will know my secrets, or at least that I fetishize beards and breakfast cereals. If that costs me my job and my … Continue reading

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Normal Oatmeal

Great news, everybody. I figured out that if you add enough sugar and raisins to it, plain instant oatmeal can actually taste pretty good. According to my other preliminary studies, the same is also true for cauliflower and wood glue. … Continue reading

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