That guy there is Faramir, Boromir’s brother and son of the Steward of Gondor. Remember, Boromir is the guy who got shot with all the arrows in the first movie?” A frozen frame from the final Lord of the Rings movie illuminated the room as I explained the history of Gondor to my dad.
All gardeners know how dangerous a beautiful seed catalog is.
My obsession with seeds, vegetables, and plants started at age 12. By then, I had devoured biographies and histories of settlers, pioneers, and backwoodsmen. The reason I loved all these books could be traced back to one source: Little House on the Prairie.
Aslan is on the move.
If you have breathed Narnian air and traveled in the magical world, those words bring back moments of childhood awe.
If you have never read the books, this article is not for you — yet. Seriously. Go read the first book (The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe), then come back and finish reading.