Factober

The dictum that truth always triumphs over persecution is one of the pleasant falsehoods which men repeat after one another till they pass into commonplaces, but which all experience refutes.

Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

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In wine is truth, and the truth had all come out, "that is, all the unclean

In wine is truth, and the truth had all come out, "that is, all the uncleanness of his coarse and envious heart"!
Posted 4 months ago

Love is not love which alters it when alteration finds, or bends with the r

Love is not love which alters it when alteration finds, or bends with the remover to remove: O no! It is an ever fixed mark that looks on tempests and is never shaken; it is the star to every wandering bark whose worth's unknown, although his height be ta
Posted 4 months ago

I've never been out with any of the cast of Coronation Street. We're all ve

I've never been out with any of the cast of Coronation Street. We're all very close friends so it's very much a professional attitude.
Posted 4 months ago

She was a planet, way out in space, out of its orbit, and he was an unmanne

She was a planet, way out in space, out of its orbit, and he was an unmanned spaceship, taking measurements of the atmosphere. She was not suitable for habitation.
Posted 4 months ago

Work hard, be kind, and amazing things will happen.

Work hard, be kind, and amazing things will happen.
Posted 4 months ago

Oh - a diamond ring - and Rhett, do buy a great big one!

Oh - a diamond ring - and Rhett, do buy a great big one!
Posted 4 months ago

To work all the time is to be incredibly lucky.

To work all the time is to be incredibly lucky.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

It seemed I'd always been chasing after something, anything that moved -a c

It seemed I'd always been chasing after something, anything that moved -a car, a bird, a blowing leaf -anything that might lead me into some more lit place, some unknown land downriver. I had not even the vaguest notion of the broken world I was living in
Posted 4 months ago

My God had not spoken to me again. But neither had He forsaken me. I knew t

My God had not spoken to me again. But neither had He forsaken me. I knew that. For damned sure, I knew that.
Posted 4 months ago

Isn't it true that a pleasant house makes winter more poetic, and doesn't w

Isn't it true that a pleasant house makes winter more poetic, and doesn't winter add to the poetry of a house?
Posted 4 months ago

Sanctification of the Spirit is the grace of salvation.

Sanctification of the Spirit is the grace of salvation.
Posted 4 months ago

... the world can give you these glimpses as well as fairy tales can--the s

... the world can give you these glimpses as well as fairy tales can--the smell of rain, the dazzle of sun on white clapboard with the shadows of ferns and wash on the line, the wildness of a winter storm when in the house the flame of a candle doesn't ev
Posted 4 months ago