Voyage of Discovery

Here is the first part of a short story I completed just before Christmas last year. I'd love to hear what you think. To Jonathan Smith XIV, only son of the late Jonathan Smith XIII, life in the small English village of Kensworth was terribly boring. Kensworth itself was nothing remarkable, the only point of…Read more Voyage of Discovery


Chesterton Quotes

Here are some quotes from one of my favorite writers, G. K. Chesterton, (in my opinion one of the greatest writers of the 20th century). “Love means loving the unlovable – or it is no virtue at all.” – Heretics, 1905 “Fallacies do not cease to be fallacies because they become fashions.” – Illustrated London…Read more Chesterton Quotes

The Battle of the Five Armies

Warning, the following review may contain spoilers.  Thorin and company have arrived at the Lonely Mountain and reclaimed their homeland, and Smaug the Dragon is killed. But now the eyes of many turn to the vast treasure contained within. The Elven King Thranduil seeks certain jewels, Bard of Laketown wants the share promised by Thorin…Read more The Battle of the Five Armies