Knowledge makes the brain grow better

September 17, 2008

I’m lucky to live with people who not only have good brains and use them well, but are also tolerant enough to both provide me with thoughts I wouldn’t otherwise have and to listen to the mad ideas that pop in my transom. Case in point: Seeing the recent study on the change in brain […]



September 12, 2008
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Just started Neal Stephenson’s latest doorstop epic novel Anathem. Not a light-weight read, in any sense – but after the first seventy-or-so pages, one does settle into the universe he creates. By page 300, I’m completely enthralled. Only six hundred to go… In short, if the size and sheer amount of data thrown at you […]


Colours of Chaos

September 8, 2008
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I made my way down to London at the weekend for the Colours of Chaos one-day event – a series of talks on chaos magic followed by an evening of ritual. I had a splendid time. Met some old friends and made some new ones. All the talks had some food for thought – I […]


So Say We All

September 2, 2008
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I don’t post much on US party politics – I don’t trust any of the fuckers – but this says everything so perfectly… If you like this, please share it: Bookmark on Delicious Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tumblr it Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post Tell […]