beautiful examples of my favorite color.
I was moved to tears once again reading Linda’s words this week.
It is different this year; too many things have happened in the past weeks to race toward Christmas with reckless abandon, tossing tinsel as though grief had no place. I find a sense of quiet waiting; a deep hope that trappings cannot duplicate.
That first Christmas was not adorned with bells,…
C.S. Lewis, Out of the Silent Plane
“I think books should have secrets, like people do. I think they should be there as a bonus for the sensitive reader or there as a kind of subliminal quavering. I don’t think that the duty of the twentieth-century fiction writer is to retell old stories only.”