Monthly Archives February 2006

Musical discovery

At Friday’s Viennese Ball (which was, incidentally, beautiful and fun), Decadence performed a fusion dance piece combining Bhangra, an Indian dance from the Panjab region, and Schottische. It was very energetic and entertaining, and what made it work for me was the music, which was incredibly lively and catchy and rhythmic. So I poked around […]


I got this from and it seems like a nice idea: If you fill out mine, I would be happy to fill out yours.


Today as I was walking back from Vaden, I was baffled to find that the trees along a pathway by Wilbur lot, a path I have walked many times, had all been chopped down. The remaining stumps were still naked and raw, and it made me sad. My instinctive reaction is best captured by analogy […]

All Through the Night

Original Welsh Holl amrantau’r sêr ddywedant Ar hyd y nos “Dyma’r ffordd i fro gogoniant;” Ar hyd y nos Golau arall yw tywyllwch, I arddangos gwir brydferthwch, Teulu’r nefoedd mewn tawelwch, Ar hyd y nos. O mor siriol gwêna seren Ar hyd y nos I oleuo’i chwaer ddaearen; Ar hyd y nos “Nos yw henaint […]