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Praise for Mike's Writing

"Mike is a rare voice of reason in the hellish landscape that is social media."

              - Kevin Heider, singer-songwriter

        "Olivia Rodrigo's Gen-Z Gospel"

 "I appreciate deeply your help in framing her music. And more importantly, helping me to hear again what those inner movements of the Spirit have been telling me about our granddaughter."    

       "Should We Break Up: A Catholic Guide to Breakups part 1"

"Thank you for this post. It’s given me a lot to pray on and I needed it."


"Thank you for this. It feels that God has gently spoken to my heart (and mind) through your post."


       "The Art of Heartbreak: A Catholic Guide to Breakups part 2"

"This is an older article, but I wanted to thank you for writing it. I am in the middle of a dead 5 year relationship with my boyfriend. I must say I have not prayed in years, in fact my spiritual life has been dead for some time. But this has beautifully shown me that I don’t need to stay with him... he is not a bad person. And I am afraid to hurt him. But I cannot get over the hurt he has caused me over these years. I know he did not mean to, and I don’t fault him for it. But it hurt me nonetheless. At this point I think it would be better if we broke up. I just hope he can’t let me go..."

       "Shoulders, Shame, & Millennial Modesty"
"As a mom thinking through how to approach these topics in the teen years, I love all of this."


"Great reflections."


       "Latin Won't Save Us"
"Thank you thank you thank you for this piece of writing. I am sharing!"

"This piece says it all so well. Always so happy to come across catholic thinkers who go beyond the binary of most catholic press . . ."

       Paul's Letter to Social Media

"This is the greatest thing I've read in a very long time."

       When I Tell You I'm Pro-Life
"This was so well written, and I agree with your perspective!"

Speechless! Great job! . . . Thank you for this prayerful and moving reflection. I am proud to say I am Pro-Life."

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