Tag Archives: Sir Walter Scott

Peruse Some More Old Books with C. S. Lewis: Guest Post by Dale Nelson

I want to welcome back Prof. Dale Nelson. Dale has written for us before (see here and here and here), and he is following up his great Peruse Some Old Books With C.S. Lewis post with some more! Drawing on … Continue reading

Posted in Guest Blogs, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

What Did C.S. Lewis do on his Birthdays? An Eleventy-Sixth Birthday Inquiry that Failed

On the occasion of his eleventy-seventh birthday, I thought I would replay a post I did on a previous birthday. Partly, it’s a way to capture this great thinker and writer on his birthday. It’s also partly to show deeply … Continue reading

Posted in Lewis Biography, Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 28 Comments

What Did C.S. Lewis do on his Birthdays? An Eleventy-Sixth Birthday Inquiry that Failed

On the occasion of his eleventy-sixth birthday, I thought I would replay a post I did on a previous birthday. Partly, it’s a way to capture this great thinker and writer on his birthday. It’s also partly to show deeply … Continue reading

Posted in Lewis Biography, Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

The Stench of that Unmerciful Haggis and the Lugubrious Jollities of “Auld Lang Syne”

I first encountered Robert Burns not through an unusual source. I suppose most here him first in “Auld Lang Syne,” the only song that competes with “The Final Countdown” for top spot as the New Years song. Instead, I found … Continue reading

Posted in Letters, News & Links | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

What Did C.S. Lewis do on his Birthdays? An Eleventy-Fifth Birthday Inquiry that Failed

On the occasion of his eleventy-fifth birthday, I thought I would ask how intrepid author and academic C.S. Lewis spent his birthdays? It is great question. It was my goal to sit down and share some of the things that … Continue reading

Posted in Lewis Biography, Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments