Confessions of a pluviophile


Journal

  • Does everyone's life have purpose? (part 2 of 2) Confession time. As I worked to finish this post and make aspects of this website more user-friendly (adding a comments section and share buttons and removing the "updated X ...
    Posted Sep 20, 2016, 10:05 AM by Lindsey Scholl
  • Does everyone's life have purpose? (part 1 of 2) I'm trying not to start every blog post with "I", but I'm failing. Sorry about that. As G.K. Chesterton said in the preface to Orthodoxy, "he has ...
    Posted Sep 20, 2016, 7:30 AM by Lindsey Scholl
  • Harry Potter and the Cursed Child I wasn't planning to read J.K. Rowling's new addition to the Harry Potter world quite so soon, but a student offered me the loan of it, and ...
    Posted Sep 4, 2016, 2:21 PM by Lindsey Scholl
  • The Final Frontier (part 2 of 2) Cont'd from Part 1.God willing, this subtle message of confusion regarding death will not be lost on viewers. If James T. Kirk is scared to die, maybe they ...
    Posted Aug 21, 2016, 3:04 PM by Lindsey Scholl
  • The Final Frontier (part 1 of 2) Television programming did its work. After bingeing on Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness, my husband and I decided to pay $25, plus $5 for a small Coke, to ...
    Posted Aug 18, 2016, 9:05 AM by Lindsey Scholl
  • Peloton the definition of this word is "the main body of cyclists in a race." You've probably heard this term if you've been watching the Olympics. It comes from ...
    Posted Aug 8, 2016, 11:19 AM by Lindsey Scholl
  • Go Set a Watchman I was at my library the other day, looking for an audio book that would capture my interest and give me something to consider on my trips to and from ...
    Posted Jul 29, 2016, 8:55 AM by Lindsey Scholl
  • From the Archives: What's the use of an imagination? I saw a commercial the other day for a high definition television. It showed a director (or producer?) looking out over an ocean. Then flames started to appear on the ...
    Posted Aug 18, 2016, 8:57 AM by Lindsey Scholl
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Projects

  • Showing up at St. Thomas Occasionally, St. Thomas Episcopal in Houston lets me write a blog post for them. Check out the latest entry, "The Joy of Godly Distraction," at their website: http://www.stes ...
    Posted Sep 12, 2016, 3:53 PM by Lindsey Scholl
  • Short Story Reading I'm excited to read an original short story at the Stories & Songs event at Christ the King in Houston! If you're around July 31, stop by. If you ...
    Posted Jul 21, 2016, 1:57 PM by Lindsey Scholl
  • Mithras In my new book, Born of Stone (working title), a Christian Roman priest in the 400s gets involved with an outlawed cult, the cult of Mithras. When I was in ...
    Posted Jul 16, 2016, 3:34 PM by Lindsey Scholl
  • Thrill is getting a tune-up "Thrill, Son of Werva" is a short story about a goblin who wants a better life. He wants a little sunlight, and who are we to say he can't ...
    Posted Jul 15, 2016, 1:50 PM by Lindsey Scholl
  • Writing historical fiction Born of Stone (working title) is the first time I've tried my hand at writing historical fiction. It feels like getting another degree. I thought I knew about the ...
    Posted Jul 14, 2016, 7:51 AM by Lindsey Scholl
  • This site! I'm excited to be re-opening www.lindseyscholl.com. It has technically existed all along, but it has been awhile since I have kept up with it. The site ...
    Posted Jul 13, 2016, 9:58 AM by Lindsey Scholl
  • Born of Stone It's the 430s in Rome, and nobody knows the Western Empire is crumbling. Yes, the emperor decided to move his capital to Ravenna. So what? It had only been ...
    Posted Jul 12, 2016, 11:41 AM by Lindsey Scholl
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