|When Great Writers Wrestle with Faith|
Why have so many modern novelists and poets chased after (and fled from) God?
Jessica Hooten Wilson
The metaphors we use in given situations show us more about our assumptions than we often realize. In politics, we speak of the “arena,” our “opponents,” or even “battle lines.” Our language betrays a hostile environment filled with warring parties. When we discuss education, we may refer to “values,” “costs,” or “benefits,” revealing economics as our lens for assessing learning.
The title of Richard Harries’s book, Haunted ...
Thursday, January 10, 2019
When Great Writers Wrestle with Faith