Here’s to C.S. Lewis and Old Books

"There is a strange idea abroad that in every subject the ancient books should be read only by the professionals, and that the amateur should be content himself with the modern books….This mistaken preference for the modern books and this shyness of the old ones is nowhere more rampant than in theology….Now this seems to … Continue reading Here’s to C.S. Lewis and Old Books

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Dear Anonymous

When I was younger, I loved to snuggle into my parents' recliner and read my grandmother's antique, leather-bound book of poetry. I never met my grandmother; she passed away before I was born, but it seems I inherited her love of reading (and her stature). My dad was very protective of this book, and kept … Continue reading Dear Anonymous