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Review: The Moment of Tenderness

The Moment of Tenderness by Madeleine L’Engle My rating: 3 of 5 stars I wanted to love this collection of short stories – being a L’Engle fan I was really excited about them being compiled and released – but I only just liked it. There is an intriguing mix here, from the everyday to suspense/horror,…

Review: The Daughters of Troy by Euripides
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Review: The Daughters of Troy by Euripides

Euripides I: Iphigeneia at Aulis/Rhesus/Hecuba/Daughters of Troy/Helen by Euripides My rating: 4 of 5 stars I only read The Daughters of Troy. I have no idea how close the translation is, but Way’s poetry was fantastic and the story – what becomes of the women and children after Troy’s fall – harrowing. How do they…

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Review: The Great Divorce

The Great Divorce by C.S. Lewis My rating: 4 of 5 stars I first read this while on a missions trip 20+ years ago. I didn’t get it and I didn’t like it (and I didn’t like that I didn’t get it LOL) The ideas did not make sense to me. I’m a better reader…