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The freedom to be tomorrow what we are not today: “The newer testament—the Gospel according to this moment”—Becoming “Free Spirits” and “Archeologists of Morning”

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Thinking of Jonathan Harrison—friend and philosophical mentor—on the anniversary of his birth and death

A passionately cool political/theological meditation on Robert Frost’s poem “Fire and Ice”

“Where everything is bad it must be good to know the worst” and, “Where all is rotten it is a man’s work to cry stinking fish” — some warningly prophetic words from @RussInCheshire

Trees, kettles, ladles and bottles of wild sauces as answers to the question: “What is the meaning of life?”

Some black and white (and two colour) photos of a ride out into the Cambridgeshire Fens

The quay at Kirby-le-Soken and the Naze at Walton, Essex

The Sociologist Who Could Save Us From Coronavirus—a recommended article by Adam Tooze

The Lestrygonians, Cyclopes and angry Poseidon are real and prowling once again through our world — a critical re-reading of Cavafy’s “Ithaca” on the twentieth anniversary of my ministry with the Cambridge Unitarians