Looking and Seeing

Posted by on Mar 12, 2016 in Art in the Attic | One Comment

I have two other jobs besides writing, if you could call the writing a job – in some lights I’m tempted to think of it more as a compulsion than a vocation. Job 2 is less literary but faster paced than Job 1, and at least half the time involves phone conversations on a plethora […]

The Company They Keep

Posted by on Jan 29, 2015 in Art in the Attic | No Comments

C.S. (‘Jack’) Lewis and I go back a long way. All the way to the eighties, in fact, when the Chronicles of Narnia were the most read books of my childhood. After Narnia, my Dad introduced me to Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings, which led me on to the study of the Inklings – a memorable constellation of personalities, […]