a quote of love and light

That evening remains for me always a moment to cherish, as golden and fragrant as brandy in crystal glasses. Robin Hobb, Fool’s Errand, p.212 i, personally, sometimes think of fragrances. of some brandies smelling like bottled sun. and anyone with this uncanny empathy link for animals should read the Farseer books by Robin Hobb. those books […]

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a little bit of controversy (contains loads of links to loads of places, mainly numbers)

amidst all sorts of western cultural events that have lost their initial relationship to christendom (such as st. valentine’s, or st. david’s, or st. patrick’s day celebrations – more in my good friend Bob’s blog), amidst the signs of advancing spring, alongside the commemorations of earthquakes bygone and anticipated, this little country has come to […]

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