excerpt from my journal: ——————— "I think there’s really something magical about folk music. I’m sitting in Connemara in a pub and there’s these 3 guys just chillin’ with a few traditional instruments (staples. guitar, accordion, folk guitar, mandolin i think…?). Every time I listen to this stuff I get swept away to another world…Read more ^folk, (o)=e
Sometimes looking back at your class notes from University is really enlightening... other times... it goes like this: “don’t blame Catherine, Henry…we’ll get you some fertility counselling” (on Henry VIII) “wife #4 was just butt ugly, you know, being Dutch” (on Anne of Cleves (@ a Dutch Uni)) “stronger the orthodoxy, stronger the proof” (on…Read more Hilariously Flippant Lecture Quotes !!!
Blog setup is a real beast. I am having a stab, yet again, at making this thing navigable, but my brain is out to lunch and there's no accomplishing what I most want to do without working out some plugin/CSS coding gore that is just a little beyond me. Ah wells. Maybe I'll have another…Read more blog setup
https://youtu.be/808nTiXLam8 I’m still in this place. Sometimes it seems I never leave. * Gallery, 2014 Imagine, if you will a gallery piece installed, a row of plants at progressing stages of growth, lined up in pots and flash-frozen in time, breathing cold puffs, crystalline almost synthetic. Imagine also the moment the exhibit starts to disintegrate, freeing gouged…Read more Grey
I can’t find my incense. I don’t want to write. I desperately want nothing more than to write. For ever. So then, perhaps I’m just a stymied masochist at heart(less), doomed to miserable inaction for the rest of my days. I do not dedicate myself as I should, as I need. . . There’s a…Read more The Ever-Processing Machine
This is fanTAStic! Filmed July 2009 at TEDGlobal 2009 Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: The danger of a single story
so much laughter...