Select Page
Christopher Tolkien Has Died

Christopher Tolkien Has Died

One of the great literary figures of the last fifty years has passed away. Christopher Tolkien, the youngest son of J.R.R. and Edith Tolkien, was 95. When I was growing up, I devoutly ignored The Lord of the Rings. I had no interest in fantasy, and was enough of a...
Flight From Reality

Flight From Reality

For all too many people today, reality simply doesn’t cut it. That being the unfortunate case, they are forced to create their own. The bad news is that they are requiring the rest of us to treat their delusions as real. According to the Willamette Week, an...