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Palmer St. Podcast: Confidence

The best children’s literature is not only written for children.  Fairy tales can be full of danger and drama and life and death struggles – like the best literature.  45 more words


Dance to the music: Calvin & Hobbes mug

This was my latest piece, going with the 4-piece tile set. It definitely took longer than it should have (I don’t work quickly…), but I definitely like the result, especially that handle. 15 more words


Calvin And Hobbes Shared

I have read almost every Calvin and Hobbes book (including a collection with details written in by Bill Watterson on his creative process and other aspects of work). 52 more words


Time for a Great Cartoon! (possessions)

What an insightful cartoon! This strikes at the heart of Western materialism, doesn’t it? The biblical model which ought to govern our relationship to possessions is found in I Timothy 6 where we read, “17 Command those who are rich in this present world not to be arrogant nor to put their hope in wealth, which is so uncertain, but to put their hope in God, who richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment. 153 more words

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Entry 17: On the precious nature of life

Between war and religion, where blood is spilled and lies are painted, one thing that remains constant: life is precious. Life is precious in that there’s an end line that taunts us all. 1,062 more words


Calvin n' Hobbes Tiles: New and Old

First of all, a commentary on why wordpress hates ampersands so much. I really don’t understand why it’s such a problem.

That said, some time ago (around the time of the CH Mug #2), I made a tile for that as well, but didn’t feel that it really needed an entire post to itself. 102 more words


Time for a Great Cartoon! (no afterlife?)

Great question! What if this is the only life one gets? One must applaud Calvin for at least thinking about the question — and then doing something about it! 105 more words

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