Category: Posts

The Stream: Why?

I’ve recently joined The Stream as Senior Editor and Ministry Coordinator with special focus on apologetics and inspiration. Why The Stream? James Robison, who founded it along with...

A New Look

With the help of my son the WordPress wiz, I’m changing the blog now to feature new activities. Changes are mostly visible on the home page. Comments are...

Parents Take Note: “We Want Diverse Books”

Parents, take note. Agents, publishers, and their customers at schools and libraries are looking for “more diverse books.” There is a “shift in thinking” among agents for children’s...

Coming Back After a Year Away

Over my years I’ve been blogging there have been times when I thought I should take a week’s sabbatical. There were busy seasons when I couldn’t post or...

T. S. Eliot’s The Journey of the Magi

I’ve written about T.S. Eliot’s Journey of the Magi before, but I can’t help coming back to it. It starts in the cold, at the “worst time of year,”...

Happy Thanksgiving!

Dinner is over, the prayers of thanks have been spoken, I’ve had my first mini-nap, and now I want to wish you a happy Thanksgiving. The best way...