Julian Washio-Collette is a member of the Casa de Clara San Jose Catholic Worker community, where he has lived with his wife Lisa since the summer of 2015. He received a P.Min. and an M.A. in Monastic Studies from Saint John’s School of Theology in Collegeville, Minnesota, and is an avid bicycle tourer, occasional stained glass artist, and an oblate of New Camaldoli Hermitage in Big Sur, California. He blogs at: 6andjulian.wordpress.com.