It seems that there’s been a centuries-long argument on whether we, as Christians especially, should read books (or watch movies, as it may be) that have content that contradicts our beliefs or worldviews. A lot of people would see a book or film that doesn’t align with their worldview and would rebel against it, even … Continue reading Should We Read Books (or Watch Movies) That Don’t Align with Our Worldview?
So I was watching The Fellowship of the Ring last night, and I realized something: I’m ridiculously defensive of Boromir as a character. I really am. It’s almost stupid how quick I am to defend his character. But there’s a reason for that. So many people mindlessly despise Boromir’s character and I think that’s absolutely ridiculous. … Continue reading Favorite Characters Part 1: Boromir
One thing that every person is most likely afraid of is getting to the end of their life and realizing that they wasted it. I know it’s something that I’m afraid of. I hear a lot of people say that they don’t want to get to the end of their life and realize that they’ve … Continue reading Fear and a Wasted Life.
So one of my personal heroes is Lilly Singh, who if you don’t know, is a professional YouTuber. She makes YouTube videos for a living. She has her main channel, then her vlogging channel in which she basically just records herself going about her day. I love her vlogs. I love them because I, as … Continue reading Personal Heroes and Hustling Harder
So I’m doing a presentation tomorrow in my Creative Writing class on one of the authors I want to emulate this semester, and I would be lying if I didn’t say that C.S. Lewis is not only an author I want to emulate, but also an author who inspired my love for reading. C.S. Lewis … Continue reading The Effects of C.S. Lewis on This English Major
I keep trying to get myself to write something for my blog, but I’m such a perfectionist that it’s hard for me to feel comfortable posting anything. However, my professor for my creative writing class says that writing is being vulnerable, so here I go. I’m just going to write and post this and not … Continue reading Word Vomit on the Struggles of Writing and Being a Writer: subtitled ‘I can’t seem to write a good title’
American Christians have this weird habit of putting their trust in their presidential candidates. It’s as if they forget that God is the real King and instead say, “Our only hope is this candidate.” I have heard people on both sides putting their future in the hands of Donald Trump, our next president. People against … Continue reading Trust God, Not Trump