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Pre-Ernest Musings

I had the great good luck to be about the same age as Jim Varney which means I’m old and any reminiscences I might relate about Jim would have to be a ragout of truth, legend, wishful thinking, the haze of decades, and a heavy dose of; “this is how it shoulda been”. 277 more words

There’s Got to be a Formula for Joy, Right?

Would I know it if I felt it? Have I felt it before?

My niece, Ella, thrust the door open at our family’s Gettysburg farm and walked to the edge of bed, as I tossed away the covers. 846 more words


Patience is a Virtue

“Patience is a virtue”.  I remember my mother saying that to me quite often when I was younger – and honestly, it really used to annoy me.  778 more words


2016 Conference Wrap Up, Looking ahead to 2017

Hail Fellowship,

It is our hope everyone returned home safe and sound after visiting NYC for the 2016 NY Tolkien Conference a week ago today.  We have been resting for the last week and gathering our thoughts about this year’s Conference, which was the second of our annual Tolkien Conference events. 807 more words


Letters to Malcolm (Lewis)

Lewis, C. S. Letters to Malcolm, Chiefly on Prayer.

This book serves several functions. In it Lewis goes a bit deeper in theology than what you find in Mere Christianity and he also touches on explosive issues in mid-century Anglican theology. 208 more words

Book Review

Quote by C. S. Lewis on tyranny

A quote by C. S. Lewis on tyranny is the topic of this blog post.

“Of all tyrannies a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive.” C. 194 more words

Useful Quotations

Why Christian allegory?

By R. D. Fierro

The first two titles being published by Crystal Sea Books, The Prodigal’s Advocate  and Doors of Destiny: A Choice Orb Tale… 455 more words