It might be the confusing accretion of jet lag from way too many time zones but I was beginning to feel like the grinch of Halloween. Aski..
Do you know what a skeuomorph is?
It is a new object that retains functionally redundant design features. The general idea is to make n..
First, a couple of childhood anecdotes.
When I was very young, my maternal grandparents lived just up the street from us. They were..
Too many things were cooked not to eke this out into a second post. Call it leftovers.
The Romans did not think of vegetables as a si..
Because he is sometimes not an idiot, my little brother has rented an apartment in the Trastevere in Rome.
This was my suggestion 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..
Today is the 260th birthday of the British Museum, which I marked by being in it.
Specifically, we were there for 2013’s blockbuster sh..
All of this would be totally fasc..
Did you know that there is an actual black grail?
A physical object from antiquity that the was banned from entering a terrified Am..
Let me start this post by insisting you all go and subscribe to Devi’s newsletter. I just got the December issue and it’s fantastic.
In the No..
It was born in the permanent darkness of glorious, snowy London but it was conceived ..
This year I have resolved to explore more than the ‘vanilla range’ of Pagan festivals. As I mentioned earlier, I am also interested in fin..