Tag Archive: England

Christmas in Cokeworth: A Harry Potter Fan-Fiction Saga – Chapter 5: As Sharp As Any Thorn

“And Harry realized for a moment that this cat was probably the only living creature that seemed to trust Snape without question…”

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All Are His Children: A Harry Potter Fan-Fiction Story

“‘Holy Father, I still don’t know why I am here, but as it is Your will, I will do my best to help all who enter these walls…'”

Saint Robert Southwell

“O pray for us, poor brave seeker of souls…”

The Pleasure of His Majesty: Kingship in the Works of the Inklings

“Their kings are neither the figureheads with which we are familiar in everyday life nor the all-powerful despots the modern mind conjures up…Rather, they are mythic figures of romance, images, like their prototypes of Arthur and Charlemagne, of Christ the King.”

Christmas in Cokeworth: A Harry Potter Fan-Fiction Saga – Chapter 4: Grown-Up Christmas List

“’There was an old box of records I found in the attic. Did you…want to keep them or…?’”

Christmas in Cokeworth: A Harry Potter Fan-Fiction Saga – Chapter 3: Up on the Housetop

“’Now don’t mouth off with me, young man,’ she snorted. ‘My aerial is falling down, and they’re just starting to run a holiday special on The Many Loves of Melinda Maypole!'”

Christmas in Cokeworth: A Harry Potter Fan-Fiction Saga – Chapter 1: Pretty Little Snowflake

“Why Snape had decided to launch ‘spring cleaning’ in his attic during Christmas break was beyond the 12-year-old, and what he hoped to achieve from it was even more obscure…”

Lux Fulgebat Super Nos: a Tolkienian Blessing for Christmas

“As an undergraduate, J. R. R. Tolkien took in his hands an Old English religious poem…on the Advent, Ascension, and Last Judgment …”