Archives for October 5, 2005

Violence’s Spirituality

Is A History of Violence a "spiritual film"?The Revealer takes a look at the spiritual questions of A History of Violence.Thank goodness somebody's taking a look (besides the various Christian film critics I've quoted in tomorrow's Film Forum).  … [Read more...]

Specials: Gromit! Whedon! LAT on Narnia! More!

Quote of the day: highlighted by Jeff Berryman at The Daily Hopper: "A spinning coin cannot spin forever, nor can our minds remain undecided forever, since not to decide is itself a decision, and as the coin will come down only heads or tails, so we also have only two options, not three or more. Either we conform our desires to the truth, or we conform the truth to our desires." --Os GuinnessToday's specials:WHAT? GROMIT'S GETTING RAVE REVIEWS? My prediction: Wallace and Gromit and … [Read more...]

The Onion: Hollywood calls it quits.

This week is just FULL of good news!  … [Read more...]


Anne and I were married nine years ago today.HAPPY ANNIVERARY, beloved!! … [Read more...]

Tonight, We Signed the Contracts.

Tonight, at Spiro's Pizza in Shoreline, Anne and I were joined by our dear friends Sarah and Nathan Partain, and I put pen to paper, signing the contracts for my first two novels.WaterBrook Press, a division of Random House, is publishing the books. I must again thank WaterBrook's Shannon Hill and Alive Communications' Don Pape (my agent) for all of their support in making this dream come true. In the picture, we're raising our glasses to them.And long live Auralia!! … [Read more...]

Specials: What Serenity character are you? Hopkins is Hemingway.

Today's specials:Peter T. Chattaway on 13 Lakes. Wow. I'd pay full price for this. Really. It'd be just what I need after a long hard work day... well, that is, if I couldn't VISIT 13 lakes....What Serenity character are you? (Thanks to Josh Hurst for finding this.)Will The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe be Christian? asks Time Magazine. Micheal Flaherty of Walden Media talks about The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe. (I interviewed him today, but my interview will be … [Read more...]