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Bookish Oscars

​Best Cinematography: Best World Building – Harry Potter by J.K Rowling

I once saw a joke on Pinterest about how writing is harder than open-heart surgery because surgery can be taught, but nobody can teach you a world that no one else has created, and I was like, “damn right!” Writing a half decent book set in reality is no easy feat, but when you start going into the fantasy side of things it’s like shooting yourself in the face and having to pretend that you’re totally fine. 358 more words

Bookish Oscars

“We’ve all got both light and dark inside us. What matters is the part we choose to act on. That’s who we really are.”

—Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, J.K. Rowling

Quotes

Of Witches, Walburga, and Welcoming Spring

We must not be ashamed of the mythical radiance resting on our theology.
~ C.S. Lewis

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From National Catholic Register

6 Characters that Made Me Cry

Some characters you love, some you hate, some you love to hate, but then there’s characters that just made you cry. Here’s my picks. (Might be some spoilers!) 165 more words

Book Review

My Favorite Books

While I haven’t been extremely into reading for the vast majority of my life I have come across some books that have a permanent place in my heart. 467 more words

Book Blog

Harry Potter and the Harassment on the Underground

I’ve been on radio silence for the last few months as my life has been completely devoured by my new-ish job as a Hollywood personal assistant (still love it, though). 2,064 more words

Sean Callahan, President and CEO of Catholic Relief Services, Joins Denver Frederick

The following is a conversation between Sean Callahan, President and CEO of Catholic Relief Services, and Denver Frederick, Host of The Business of Giving on AM 970 The Answer in New York City. 3,292 more words

Philanthropy