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A Poem for the Weekend

Because what are weekends for if not for reading beautiful poems?

“As kingfishers catch fire”

by Gerard Manley Hopkins

As kingfishers catch fire, dragonflies draw flame; 125 more words

Poetry

Abbotsford: The Perfect Home for Ivanhoe's Author

Life is filled with disappointments and things that don’t turn out as expected. Abbotsford, the Scottish home of classical British author Sir Walter Scott isn’t one of them. 243 more words

Historical Posts

British Authors Feature!

ALOHA Fellow Book Lovers

Today I am coming to you with a British Authors and Literature Feature!

My inspiration for this post came from perusing my bookshelf and my realization that A LOT of my books are by American Authors, from there I decided I would like to do a post which celebrates British Authors and British Literature, I think this will be something different and also it gives me an opportunity to recommend some British Authors and Classic British Literature to you guys. 1,332 more words

Next Sunday: 'Inspector Lewis,' Starring Charles Williams

You may remember last Fall, there was a slight brouhaha among Inklings fans online when the British detective series Lewis aired an episode centering around a murdered Charles Williams expert and a shadowy cabal reminiscent of Williams’s own… 180 more words

BOOK REVIEW: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (Initial Reaction; or, as I like to call it, "Part I")

I’m still kind of in shock from this book. Shock that it was so…bad. I don’t even think I’m disappointed. I’m just not surprised. I’m shocked that I’m not surprised. 670 more words

Panda Turds

NEWS: Poetry reading at Oxford by Christopher Villiers on July 14

Our British Catholic award-winning theologian and poet, Christopher Villiers, will be giving a Poetry Reading on Thursday, July 14, from his book Sonnets From the Spirit… 155 more words

Hope And Life Press