"Thus up from the garden to the Gardener, from the sword, to the Smith. To the life-giving Life and the Beauty that makes beautiful.
'She is in God's hands.' That gains a new energy when I think of her as sword. Perhaps the earthly life I shared with her was only part of the tempering. Now perhaps He grasps the hilt, weighs the new weapon; makes lightnings with it in the air. 'A right Jerusalem blade.'" C.S. Lewis, A Grief Observed
A wee explanation: this website was created as a way to amplify the daily surprise of seeing glory in one small life. The notebook entries represented here are all selected from things actually lived and noted on paper in an effort to live the full life British educator Charlotte Mason so ably championed.
Book Of Centuries
Book Of Firsts