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More Author Hobbies

Last year I wrote about various authors’ favorite motifs, and what you can tell about their real-world obsessions based on their books. I’ve thought of a few more, including: 265 more words


New Splatoon in Special Introductory Price

Get Nintendo’s latest action shooter Splatoon in an amazing bundle that includes a Wii U Premium console and the Splatoon game disc that guarantees lots of ink-spraying fun for the whole family. 98 more words


The Final Splatoon Global Testfire, Saturday 23rd Of May!

Ok, So who has already participated in the Global Testfire of Splatoon? Those that haven’t yet (like myself), will have the opportunity to participate Saturday 23rd May at 23:00 GMT  249 more words


The Place of the Lion in C.S. Lewis’ Fiction

A couple of years ago, I had the pleasure of being a guest blogger for The Oddest Inkling in a series on Charles Williams’ The Place of the Lion… 1,784 more words

C.S. Lewis

Travelouge Oxford City: 'City of Dreaming Spires'

From Surprised By Joy, by C.S. Lewis:

“My first taste of Oxford was comical enough. I had made no arrangements about quarters and, having no more luggage than I could carry in my hand, I sallied out of the railway station on foot to find either a lodging-house or a cheap hotel; all agog for “dreaming spires” and “last enchantments.” My first disappointment at what I saw could be dealt with.

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Spotlight Saturday #9

I give my end-of-week post to other authors and bloggers whose work is worth noting. There are so many excellent articles out there, so many good poems and stories and artwork that I want to use my online space, once a week, to send all of you to see something you might otherwise miss. 149 more words


C. S. Lewis Quotes on Pets

Known perhaps best for Narnia, a world of talking animals, C. S. Lewis wrote rather frequently about pets. They crop up in The Problem of Pain, … 501 more words