On Work and Pay

“I’ve been made a Professor at Cambridge, which will mean less work and therefore of course (’tis the way of the world) more pay” (C.S. Lewis, Letters to an American Lady, 31; Sep 19, 1954)

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About Brenton Dickieson

“A Pilgrim in Narnia” is a blog project in reading and talking about the work of C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, and the worlds they touched. As a "Faith, Fantasy, and Fiction" blog, we cover topics like children’s literature, apologetics and philosophy, myths and mythology, fantasy, theology, cultural critique, art and writing. This blog includes my thoughts as I read through Lewis and Tolkien and reflect on my own life and culture. In this sense, I am a Pilgrim in Narnia--or Middle Earth, or Fairyland. I am often peeking inside of wardrobes, looking for magic bricks in urban alleys, or rooting through yard sale boxes for old rings. If something here captures your imagination, leave a comment, “like” a post, share with your friends, or sign up to receive Narnian Pilgrim posts in your email box. Brenton Dickieson is a father, husband, friend, university lecturer, and freelance writer from Prince Edward Island, Canada. You can follow him on Twitter, @BrentonDana.
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3 Responses to On Work and Pay

  1. Jesse says:

    Funny, I got more pay, AND more work!

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  2. Yeah, that happens. Though somehow I got caught in the “more work, less pay” category!

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  3. Pingback: Thoughts With An American Lady: Thinking About Lewis’ Late-in-Life Letters | A Pilgrim in Narnia

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