Daily Archives: October 29, 2013

Candy Everybody Wants

In the terminal stages of the Roman Republic, there was a Latin phrase whose meaning and importance hangs like a baleful shadow over our own times and our own institutions, “Vox populi, vox dei,” that is, “the voice of the … Continue reading

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A Change In The Weather

For a variety of reasons, I am fond of boundaries and transitions not only in geography but also in temporal fashion, such as the darkening sky of the twilight, the transitions of spring and summer with their balancing act between … Continue reading

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