Books Just In: Tweets, Seeds, Encounters, A Way Forward, and a Giveaway

Ah spring book season, when the new growth of authors and publishers sprout at the mailbox, unexpectedly delighting book reviewers. I love it. I won’t get a chance to read these as fast as you deserve to hear about them. But they did pass the first chapter test and make it onto my “to read” [Read More...]

Congratulations to John C. Wright and Michael Flynn for Their Hugo Nominations!

Imagine my delight in seeing two of my favorite science fiction/fantasy authors among the 2015 Hugo Award nominations. I like their writing just that little bit more because they’re Catholic. So sue me. CONGRATULATIONS guys! I hadn’t made my April book purchase yet so dropped John C. Wright’s  The Book of Feasts and Seasons into my [Read More...]

A Catholic Gardener’s Spiritual Almanac by Margaret Rose Realy

A Catholic Gardener’s Spiritual Almanac: Cultivating Your Faith Throughout the Year by Margaret Rose Realy I’m not a gardener. In fact, I’m so not a gardener that I realized I don’t have a single plant growing in my home. I have a few container plants on the front porch which I remember to water when [Read More...]