Candlemas was an especially important day to G. K. Chesterton. He marked it by writing an entire volume of poems titled The Queen of the Seven Swords. In it he makes specific reference to the day in his poem, The Paradox Continue reading CANDLEMAS!
A pandemic is a very physical experience, a sharper and more precise experience from which to view society around us. A dying holiday, less so. But there is a connection between the two. Continue reading COVID, CHRISTMAS, AND CHESTERTON’S SHOP OF GHOSTS