In light of the discussion going on in an earlier post (Oct. 31), I give you a piece from the NYT directly relevant to the relationship between sense, material, and, ahem, spirit.

Bourbon & Bluegrass 


And remember that the sainted inventor of Kentucky’s bluegrass nectar was none other than Elijah Craig, ordained as a Baptist minister in 1771, pastor of Blue Run Church, Kentucky, and was arrested for peace-disturbing sermons. You can pay him homage here.

Ah, life in the spirit, materiality- and sensory- style.