Burdened with Sorrow

“Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.”
– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Life is hard. Anyone who says otherwise has not lived very much. People die, family members let you down, friends wound you, plans go awry, wishes don’t come true… You want to move past or forget the things that made you sad, but they continue to haunt you. Read More


Miraz or the White Witch?

(Excerpt from Prince Caspian by C.S. Lewis)
“The help will come,” said Trufflehunter. “I stand by Aslan. Have patience, like us beasts. The help will come. It may be even now at the door.”

“Pah!” snarled Nikabrik. “You badgers would have us wait till the sky falls and we can all catch larks. I tell you we can’t wait. Food is running short; we lose more than we can afford at every encounter; our followers are slipping away.” Read More