Showing posts from 2017

A genealogy of the sound of a liquid-cooled, V-12, 27-litre Rolls-Royce Merlin piston engine — A Remembrance Sunday meditation

Horace Lamb’s hydrodynamics and Rupert Brooke’s poetry—Encouraging the “two cultures” to meet and talk

Everything is within the world of meaningfulness: the world holds forth. A written and photographic meditation on autumn and dying

Our energizing paradox: a still unfolding Radical Reformation—Some thoughts on the 500th anniversary of the mainstream Magisterial Reformation

Rooks, a bare tree and a boathouse at Fen Ditton Ditch

Sophrosune: "Knowledge of knowledge & ignorance"—how properly to leave the dark of Plato's cave

A case of Russell Logic and not Pretzel Logic? A reminder to be aware of the insidious creep of pseudo-public space in our cities

Degas at home, Plato on holiday. Keeping ourselves talking about, living in and responding to this remarkable world.