Narnia

2015 September

We’re back in Africa. With the cats. (And that Very Great Cat.)

2017-07-18T02:06:37-04:00September 4th, 2015|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

So, after some months in our Canadian home, we’re back in Africa. The commute over the Atlantic was non-eventful with the exception of two notes. One is the passing of Oliver Sacks, the neurologist and so-called “poet-laureate of medicine,” a man rich in words and spirit, both. I saw the report on the BBC somewhere [...]

2013 March

If you could ask the Master anything, but anything …

2017-01-31T23:18:42-04:00March 27th, 2013|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

We were talking about talking animals, the type that talk in Narnia. To think that a horse or a fawn or a messianic lion for that matter would not only have a mind of its own, but actually express it in one way or another is something that speaks to the child in us, or, at [...]