Wait until next year

Putting off what could be done tomorrow, today

Advent Calendar 2016: Day Twenty-four

May you all have a warm and welcoming home to spend time in this Christmas.

Advent Calendar 1016: Day Twenty-three

A day of Christmas shopping. I was very relieved to encounter an empty pavement on my way home.



elevator buttons - "STREET" and "LIBRARY"

There is a library I visit which is in the bowels of a big corporate building. You have to go down several flights of stairs, or take the lift, to enter. Libraries feel like an escape from the real world at the best of times. Heading underground makes that escape feel even more pronounced. Then there are the books to take you even further away. I’m sure the library sitting under a temple of commerce and capitalism says something too, but I wonder if it might be a little too trite or tidy to point that out too explicitly. We can all make our own conclusions there. Read the rest of this entry »