If J.R.R. Tolkien was a Titan, Christopher was Atlas, with the weight of a cosmology on his back.
Millions of children today are raised, by default, to be slaves to group-think, addicted to endorphins released from a digital device, burdened with neural pathways so obliterated that nary a logical thought might pass from brain to lips…
Stephen King is the latest author to fall victim to a woke lynch mob. His crime? Stating that art should stand on its own merits.
In the midst of the noise of the 2020 elections, we need to stay clear-headed in continuing our pursuit of the American dream.
If politicians continually lie to gain power and stay in control is it not wise to minimize their power?
This passage seems to be overlooked when creating "Little Women" for the feminist mind.
One way to get people to stop reading books is to fail to teach them to read proficiently.
There are a lot of books out there. Why is it important for students to read older books when there is so much new material available?
There are many pieces of dystopian literature out there. Perhaps C.S. Lewis' lesser known work holds the truth of our present world.
Marriage is growing rare, even obsolete. It might be because of Romanticism.
A classic children's novel questions the central tenant of transhumanism.
Have you ever thought that high school graduates today… well, just don’t seem to know or understand as much as they once did?
Plato's Republic sheds profound light on the real problem.
Is humility worth defending?
Thackeray was a brilliant observer of human nature. His advice on how to raise children deserves to be taken into consideration.
While reading Toni Morrison’s Beloved was initially akin to pulling teeth, I found it to be an enriching read.
It is therefore the batman, not The Batman, who is the real hero.
Why have we rejected classic children’s books for the chaotic mess of modern children's books?
We must look back at Nagasaki and Hiroshima, and say, “Never again.”
Is there something about the quiet, relaxed beauty of the outdoors that does something to refresh not only our bodies, but our souls as well?
“Contraceptives are the greatest life-saving, poverty-ending, women-empowering innovation ever created.”
The Little Mermaid is a great story that teaches how to deal with unrequited love.
I’m not here to talk politics.
We’re not perfect, and neither were the Hobbits. Deep friendships take time, energy, and forgiveness.
Many embrace liberty and her handmaid, freedom, but disregard or push away the requisite responsibilities these two spirits demand.
Amazingly, watching a dog act out the plot of classic novels doesn’t veer too far into the absurd.
Tolstoy is best remembered for his voluminous masterpiece novels, Anna Karenina and War and Peace. Yet, in quantity, at least, Tolstoy’s philosophical works rivaled his fiction.
The Livraria Lello bookshop in Portugal now requires prospective patrons to purchase a voucher, or ticket, in order to gain entry.