Memorize This Sonnet

When you need strength in your daily spiritual warfare, remember this Spanish saint’s quiet and heroic life, and this beautiful sonnet about him…

Review: A Short History of England

A Short History of England by G. K. Chesterton   (1917) In my opinion, this book is wrongly-titled: it should be called A Short Commentary on How the History of England Is So Badly Taught. Chesterton put his pen to paper for this book in order to combat the many errors in early 20th Century England’s…

Conquer Latin: 3 Tips

Carpe diem! Now is the time…get ready to remember more, do better at your practice sentences, and even like your Latin studies. How? With clever use of strategies and tools, of course! Organize your mind and your material, deeply encode new concepts, and actively use the vocabulary, word parts, and rules that you learn. These…

3 Hail Marys

Just 3…wait until you hear how important they are. So, little things are often the biggest things–especially in the spiritual life. (Of course St. Therese and many, many others would tell you that.) This is now the staple of my morning and evening prayer routine. I always have time for three Hail Marys no matter what…