Happy 50th Anniversary, A Wrinkle in Time!

I just discovered that this month marks the important anniversary of one of my favorite books.And so, I recommend that everybody read this testimony about the book. ...Then, pre-order a copy of the 50th anniversary edition for a young reader that you know.••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• Want to respond? Visit Jeffrey on Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr. … [Read more...]

Madeleine L’Engle: 1918-2007

Madeleine L'Engle is one of the artists whose views and work have inspired me the most. As I was writing Auralia's Colors, I frequently revisited her thoughts on the power of art. She referred to great artmaking as "collaboration with God."On Thursday night, at the age of 88, Madeleine L'Engle made her journey through a wrinkle in time and space.And I feel that I lost a grandmother and a mentor. Most of that guidance came through her nonfiction work -- Walking on Water, The Rock That is … [Read more...]