The Discarded Image is about accepting new ways of looking at the world; this month I did that by leaving my full-time faculty position.
"Nothing that you have not given away will ever be really yours." ~ C. S. Lewis
Stuart Little, Wilbur the pig, and Charlotte the spider were born 115 years ago today. Well, their creator was.
When a BuzzFeed map shows your religion controls the country's power-base, then it's time to stop complaining about persecution.
Evangelicals often want biblical movies that closely follow the text, but if "Exodus: Gods and Kings" does that, then this movie becomes unfit for families.
In "Animal Madness: How Anxious Dogs, Compulsive Parrots, and Elephants in Recovery Help Us Understand Ourselves," Laurel Braitman shows that human beings are not the only animals who struggle with mental health.
Both science and art explore the reality of life, and in The Where, the Why, and The How they are an energetic team that connects with the reader with every turn of the page.
Three 15th-century depictions of the terror of hell show that fear is a powerful motivator and that hell has been a powerful factor in that for a long time.