Angry Harping

I love absurdity (which could be why I get so many laughs from British humor). And, if you’re anything like me, the title of this entry, “Angry Harping”, probably got you thinking about some frowning person plucking the strings of a harp with extreme gusto – maybe the guitar part to Led Zeppelin’s Black Dog?…

The Mercenary Army

“One of his maxims was that if we cannot persuade our friends by reasons we must be content ‘and not bring a mercenary army to our aid.’” Oraul speaking of The Fox in C.S. Lewis’ Till We Have Faces I won’t get into the context within the story Till We Have Faces out of which…

Deus Vincit

How much have you analyzed watershed events in your life?  Probably quite a bit.  Watershed events are points in time when something happens which completely changes the way you view the world – not to mention your relationship to/with it.  They become a singular point of reference for either good turning to bad or vice…