Archives for March 17, 2009

Velveteen Trouble

You may remember my brief note about the direct-to-DVD adaptation of The Velveteen Rabbit, posted a while back.Now, my friend and colleague Greg Wright has seen the film, and turns in a very positive review.Wright writes that the movie … [Read more...]

The Sixth Annual Denise Levertov Award

This just in: … [Read more...]

Artists, Ministers, Pastors: Don’t Miss This Retreat

Few places I know are as nourishing to the spirit and the imagination as Laity Lodge. It's hard to believe the place exists. Located just outside of Kerville, Texas, it's a handsome lodge with its own library of inspiring spiritual literature, set over a winding river of deep blue water, opposite a canyon that is alive with colors and creatures. You'd never notice it from the highway... and you literally have to drive into the river to get there. Once you're there, you won't want to leave.I … [Read more...]

U2 Medium, Rare + Lillywhite!

UPDATE: Here's Steve Lillywhite talking about No Line on the Horizon at NPR.If you're a U2 fan, you're in for a treat. Fan club members will receive a two-disc set of rarities called U2:Medium, Rare and Remastered.Here's the track listing: … [Read more...]