Love is flower like; Friendship is like a sheltering tree.
I hate the idea of sheltering kids from challenging books. It's just another form of conservative fear that promotes ignorance more than anything else.
Together with the Works of Mercy, feeding, clothing and sheltering our brothers, we must indoctrinate.
Rejection is part of the process, so you can't let it crush you. My first three novels never made it into publication, but my fourth, 'Sheltering Rain,' was translated into 11 languages.
Friendship is a sheltering tree.