Entries by George Orbelian


Pope Francis’s Encyclical

Spent some of today reading the text of Pope Francis’s Encyclical – a very impressive document. There is so much that he shares that is incredibly accurate – beautifully and courageously delivered. Read the document in full here


Story about Tom Lieber:

One afternoon I went to visit Tom at his home studio on a hillside amongst redwoods in San Geronimo, CA (West Marin, County). It was a crisp fall day after an early season rain and the wet redwood forest was fragrant.  I climbed a hillside of stairs to the top level  of the house Tom […]

Understanding Fukushima-Daichi

Understanding Fukushima-Daichi By David Pu’u Photography Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who does not need to be ashamed and who correctly handles the word of truth.   2 Timothy 2:15 I began to study  aspects of the disaster at Fukushima-Daichi the moment the Tohoku quake occurred. The disaster began […]

In Trim

When surfing became a part of my life over forty years ago, my approach continued down a familiar path – how do I understand this endeavor better, where is the edge, what might be improved? Working with metal while building and racing motorcycles familiarized me with a higher standard of precision and accuracy than was […]