Saturday, June 30, 2012
Friday, June 15, 2012
Anyone who has been to and attempted to scale The Wall will appreciate just how nuts this is. The pictures say it all!
Every year, several hundred runners freely subject themselves to a torture even worse than a regular marathon.The Great Wall Marathon takes place along the Tianjin section of the Great Wall of China east of Beijing. It involves running (or walking or crawling) up and down over 5,100 stone steps…
Far the most important thing we can know about George MacDonald is that . . . an almost perfect relationship with his father was the earthly root of all his wisdom. From his own father, he said, he first learned that Fatherhood must be the core of the universe. He was thus prepared in an unusual way to teach that religion in which the relation of Father and Son is of all relations the most central. --- C.S. Lewis, George MacDonald: An Anthology