How to Train Your Dragon and the Presentation of Family in Media

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Pgfmui3xxk For those who may not have followed the film trilogy, How to Train Your Dragon* is based on a book series by Cressida Cowell. In the course of this saga, Ms. Cowell tells how Vikings – better known to history as Norsemen – trained, rode, and hunted using dragons. Her final book ends with … Continue reading How to Train Your Dragon and the Presentation of Family in Media

A Grateful Author’s Thanksgiving Day Observance

Cirsova's Summer Special* Once again Americans gather ‘round the table to celebrate Thanksgiving Day. The frenetic hustle and bustle of Christmas preparation, along with the seemingly increasing speed at which we live our lives today, dies down for at least twelve hours during this uniquely American celebration. If only Sundays were this tranquil! Unbound III: … Continue reading A Grateful Author’s Thanksgiving Day Observance