Category Archives: Random Thoughts

Change of address

Hi everyone, Firstly, thanks for your patience and interest in finding and following my random and rather inconstant blog. As I mentioned recently, we are now changing address. The current address (on wordpress.com) will no longer be updated, but all … Continue reading

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I’ve been away…

… and now I’m back. It’s so easy to slip out of the habit. Work got very busy – always a good thing – and then Christmas and then more busy-ness. And ,then it was nearly a whole year. Work … Continue reading

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Oh, is that the time?

   

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Right effort – @patrickrhone

Patrick Rhone on the Buddhist concept of Right Effort, here. I like the concept.  It seems wholly aligned with finding balance.

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What have the Romans ever done for us?

Tim Worstall at the Adam Smith Institute highlights a fascinating piece of research that shows how the legacy of ancient Rome impacts economic development to this day: “The study identifies the persistence of the Roman road network until the present as … Continue reading

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Recalling pleasures – @execupundit

Here’s an evocative list from Execupundit… “Hard work followed by relaxation. A cool drink. A well-written sentence. An original insight about something you’ve seen a thousand times. A call from an old friend. The sound of a loved but forgotten … Continue reading

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Weekend checklist, idyllic – @HardenKurt

Cultural Offering offers a checklist for a perfect weekend… Go outside Smell charcoal burning. Read.  Books.  Magazines.  Long articles.  Short stories. Stare at nature. … Sounds idyllic.  Read the rest, here.

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