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January 27, 2017

Are Children’s Stories Only For Children?

Grownups tend to sugarcoat the real world for children. This is nothing new. We place a cushion between them and the darkness. We talk away their fears and are careful to...
March 17, 2017
The Princess and the Frog

The Princess and the Frog

Would you keep your promise to a mud-dwelling frog, if the frog returns to seek payment on his promise? Particularly if the payment is a little icky.
February 21, 2017

The Wizard of Oz and Political Symbolism

It’s fairly easy to see the parallels between the fire-breathing huckster known as The Great and Powerful Oz and the 45th president of the United States.