Teaser Tuesday: Dark Full of Enemies

Like the Bomb Cyclone extending Christmas break for students across the American South, the Wheel of Time has turned ’round to Teaser Tuesday. Continue reading “Teaser Tuesday: Dark Full of Enemies”

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Breakfast with Boethius (Book 5)

Coffee and bacon and Boethius, with a napping kitty on my lap. Time for some morning philosophy! Today, we’re finishing Book 5 of Consolation of PhilosophyContinue reading “Breakfast with Boethius (Book 5)”

Breakfast with Boethius (Book 4)

Get the bacon and eggs and coffee ready: Boethius is back to lay down some philosophy. This time, the selections come from Book 4 of Consolation of Philosophy.

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Breakfast with Boethius (Book 3)

Once again Boethius has joined us for breakfast. Coffee, a doughnut and/or bagel with cream cheese, and philosophy – for what more could one ask? Well, answers to life’s big questions, for a start . . .  Continue reading “Breakfast with Boethius (Book 3)”

Breakfast with Boethius (Book 2)

Welcome back! It’s day two of reading Boethius’ Consolation of Philosophy while we enjoy a morning coffee. Here’s what stuck with me from Book 2 Continue reading “Breakfast with Boethius (Book 2)”

Breakfast with Boethius (Book 1)

This summer I’m reading through Boethius’ Consolation of Philosophy. I don’t quite known why I put it off for so long; I’m enjoying it immensely and finding it quite accessible with the annotated version I bought. I thought I’d share with you a few choice lines from each of the five “books” in the work. Some words of wisdom (pun intended) to ponder over your morning coffee (or tea, or other drink of choice).  Continue reading “Breakfast with Boethius (Book 1)”

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