Monthly Archives: August 2016

Book Review: Voices by Ursula K. Le Guin

Miss Le Guin’s works are myriad. She has written A Wrinkle in Time and its sequels, The Earthsea trilogy, and The Lathe of Heaven. The one series which I know best, and that is not saying much, is her Catwings … Continue reading

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The Windhover

The Windhover To Christ Our Lord I caught this morning morning’s minion, king- dom of daylight’s dauphin, dapple-dawn-drawn Falcon, in his riding Of the rolling level underneath him steady air, and striding High there, how he rung upon the rein of a wimpling wing … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Thrawn Trilogy by Timothy Zahn

One of this blogger’s worst fears about Lucasfilm’s decision to dump the now “Legends” timeline is that I was afraid they would throw author Timothy Zahn out with the bathwater. However, this is not the case. If you have kept … Continue reading

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Offended, Insulted, and Not Shutting Up

Hey, readers! We regret that we must interrupt this programming with another little piece of criticism aimed at Marvel’s Hierarchy of Seneschals. Yes, I just called them that. Until they either wake up or are replaced by people who actually … Continue reading

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Captain America: Civil War – Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch

Okay, I have an apology to make here. In the posts where I talked about the rumors that were circulating prior to Captain America: Civil War’s release, I rather disparaged the character of the Scarlet Witch. I was not exactly … Continue reading

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On this wondrous sea

On this wondrous sea Sailing silently, Ho! Pilot, ho! Knowest thou the shore Where no breakers roar – Where the storm is o’er? – In the peaceful west Many the sail at rest – The anchors fast – Thither I … Continue reading

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Quotable Quotes #15

There are certain things we feel to be beautiful and good, and we must hunger after them. – George Eliot Strong beliefs win strong men and then make them stronger. – Walter Bagehot Goals should be realistic, and they should … Continue reading

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