I suppose we could also call this ‘bong rip Thursday’. But I just couldn’t pass up the opportunity to amplify the signal around a book..
Two of the best books I have read in the last twelve months have been about the Devil.
Most recently, it was Peter Levenda’s The..
The portrait of Thomas McIntyre looks down on the revellers dancing in the inner hall.
An engraving on the frame says the painting is a..
So we move into the dog days, when the influence of the heliacal rising of Sirius upon the world of men turns from enigmatic to almost..
If Egypt is the mirror of heaven, what does the toppling of the country’s corporate/shadow government puppet say..
It is a silly thing.
Invented as an idle doodle, drawn at a kitchen table. Used to explain an obscure element of the fictional world of a..
He picks up his gin and sips slowly on it. We are having..
Or if you woke..
The north-south axis (31 degrees east of Greenwich) is the..
But it appears we have always lived in interesting times and that we have traditionally..
It amuses me how strong the tendency is among corners of the magical world to throw the baby out with the bath water. Almost as if,..
Being under the weather makes you think about things like pain killers.. And boredom… And what you have in the cupboard because nuts to..
I like museums. I have always liked museums. Especially the British Museum. I don’t want to say it’s an unhealthy obsession but I don’t..
Want to know why?
Because the British Museum is playing host to a..