"…The business of the ecclesiastics is to teach the artist an intellectual Catholic dogma, soak it well into him, and then, when he’s properly saturated, leave him to get on with his job in his own way…"
I have always been vaguely aware that the four weeks leading up to Christmas were called Advent. As a child I relished opening the door of the cardboard calendar to retrieve my daily chocolate-like substance, but thinking of Advent as … more
“God bless us every one!” Just about the best line ever. With a delay brought about by snow and ice, my morning with the Capitol Fellows began late yesterday, but we found our way into a warm classroom and worked … more