Monthly Archives: January 2015

Hyde and seek

Katabatic wind (Greek: katabaino – to go down) is the generic term for downslope winds flowing from high elevations of mountains, plateaus, and hills down their slopes to the valleys or plains below.   So, typically on a sunny day … Continue reading

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The tip will provide

“Spending plenty of time on something can be the most sophisticated form of revenge.” Haruki Murakami (The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle) “It is better to take what does not belong to you than to let it lie around neglected.”  Mark Twain … Continue reading

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The final insult?

“First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.”  Mahatma Gandhi Well, I’m not absolutely sure that we’ll win, at least not in the conventional way, but I don’t believe the outcome of … Continue reading

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Back home

“What day is it?”  ‘It’s today,’ squeaked Piglet.  “My favourite day”, said Pooh.” A A Milne “Happiness, not in another place but this place…not for another hour, but this hour.”  Walt Whitman I last put fingers to keyboard here on 3rd August … Continue reading

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