Oh, That Old Time Religion!

Originally posted on Hope Writer:
Have you ever noticed how many older books mention God? From Sherlock Holmes to Jane Eyre, it seems that many books written before the 20th century seem to include a copious amount of Christianity.  In contrast, the majority of modern Christian stories are now sharply divided from secular stories.  The secular…

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10 Great Quotations for International Literacy Day

I have no idea why the cat is there, by the way. Interesting Literature Today is International Literacy Day! What better time, then, to celebrate some of the wisest, wittiest, pithiest, silliest, and most profound things that writers have ever said about literature and reading? The following are 10 of our personal favourites from theContinue reading “10 Great Quotations for International Literacy Day”

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The Tolkien-Lewis Friendship Hits The Big Screen

Originally posted on 101 Books:
It’s a dream come true for a love of LOTR and Narnia fans—that is, if the movie turns out to be good. That movie is an upcoming drama called Tolkien & Lewis. The film will cost around $18 million to make and will be a “drama fantasy set in war torn…

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Sacrifice and Hard Work: the Life of Author and Story

Originally posted on While We're Paused…:
I was recently listening to our own Donald Williams give an interview for a podcast. In the course of his talk he was discussing how today we have libraries of information at our finger tips, while in the time of C. S. Lewis and J. R. R. Tolkien…

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10 Great Quotations from G. K. Chesterton

When I first started this blog, I meant to write pieces about several famous authors and post them on the author’s birthdays. Accordingly, I looked up the birthdays of tons of authors, made a list, and got to work writing some of my posts. But one of the authors whose birthday I forgot to lookContinue reading “10 Great Quotations from G. K. Chesterton”

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