The Critic

The Critic was a Catholic magazine published by the Thomas More Association in Chicago that provided literary and intellectual commentary on post-Vatican II Catholic issues. This was the journal where the story of St. Fidgeta was first told, beginning Bellairs' career as an author.

  • "St. Fidgeta: Her Life and Amazing Times" - June-July 1965


The National Catholic Reporter

Bellairs contributed a column to the NCR while living in Massachusetts.


The Cambridge Phoenix

Bellairs wrote three humor columns for inclusion in the Phoenix.

  • "Graffiti" - October 9, 1969
  • unknown - October 16, 1969
  • unknown - October 23, 1969
Blog: Researching the Phoenix