Many years ago, a cultural critic, poet, and amateur theologian called Clive Staples Lewis wrote a book called "The Four Loves". In his, one of the loves was that of what the Greeks would call the polis: the city -- and what an Englishman would call the county. The place where you are born, and … Continue reading Post nationalism leads where [quotage]
It's Tuesday, and the daily grind is upon one. I woke up quite sore from circuit training yesterday. One son has just left: the other one is studying for a test, and the "to do" list in the academic office has eight projects on it. Some days you just grind away. Work is unpleasant and … Continue reading The days that matter.