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The Donkey, G K Chesterton...

…a question.

There wouldn’t be a school in, oh, I don’t know, America, somewhere, currently studying this poem by any chance, would there? Looking at stats, it seems an… 89 more words


GK Chesterton: Parodox Man!

THIS IS A MUST READ!  I ramble for 4 minutes as we read G.K. Chesterton’s INNOCENCE OF FATHER BROWN short story:

The Blue Cross

Between the silver ribbon of morning and the green glittering ribbon of sea, the boat touched Harwich and let loose a swarm of folk like flies, among whom the man we must follow was by no means conspicuous—nor wished to be. 7,530 more words

Crime By Design - 1: The Marber Grid

This is the first in a series exploring the best design in crime and detective novels, starting with an absolute icon, the Marber Grid.

As an artist myself and being married to a graphic designer I am always drawn to a book by its cover, and classic crime is no exception. 581 more words

Penguin Crime

He Said That? 3/22/17

From G.K. Chesterton, (1874–1936), British writer whose prolific and diverse output included works of philosophy, ontology, poetry, play writing, journalism, public lecturing and debating, literary and art criticism, biography, Christian apologetics, and fiction, including fantasy and detective fiction, 50 more words


When Facts Become Wonders

Worship is an act of awe. Artists who have detached themselves from a religious grounding, don’t fly but merely float away. Their creativity has no reference point. 91 more words

G. K. Chesterton

Not Breaking Bad

I just returned from Albuquerque. New Mexico. A cousin was being bat mizvahed. I brought my mother and my two oldest daughters joined us for the weekend as well. 532 more words

Midlife Crisis

Beauty and the Beast: A Review

Be our guest, be our guest, put our service to the test . . .

Ah, nostalgia.  Beauty and the Beast was my favorite Disney movie as a kid, and we watched a lot of them, back when Disney wasn’t as sick as it is now.  6,781 more words