Why track your lifestyle?
The new study block has started. I have got a head start. I passed my last linguistics course, so I’m pretty content. Even though the results were on the edge, they were on the good part of the edge. The passing part. My day has been filled with making homework, reading assigned texts and doing […]
From my late teens until my early twenties, I was a druggie who was down and out. It started with good times and a big ego. It continued into uncertain feelings, impulsive actions. Anxiety. Depression. Later even psychosis and institutionalization. But now I’m back with the creativity and dancing through life sober. I wrote about […]
Like I mentioned in an earlier post, I’m reading an English translation of Confessions by Saint Augustine. It is a key work in Christian theology, and a blueprint for later autobiographies. It is the life story of a North African man, who is schooled, teaches rhetoric, and later converts to Christianity. I am only halfway, […]
I had an discussion today about the division in art between ‘high’ and ‘low’. These were some arguments.