There is not even the taste of ashes,

only blankness and an unforgiving sigh. - If criminal law is red (revenge and justice rolled into one colour,) and contract law is blue (hiding the sea waves below it in chaos,) then tort law is magenta (a hue more red than blue.) As C has absentmindedly pointed out over a couple of classes, this... Continue Reading →

Fridays make the weekend feel like it’s over,

because now it's the beginning of more work. - I'm going back to bed now. N is right, that person truly is more talk than work. How difficult could putting the stuff into the table be? It took me ten minutes, and if it had taken more I would have baulked. I definitely want to... Continue Reading →

Then let us write for you,

once, clearly. That you will not have to filter through the piles of 'you's and 'they's in hopes of catching a glimpse of the you of the past. - Since this is also what the future is facing, the present and gift left to be passed. I write five steps ahead of the vain brain,... Continue Reading →

Racing against the tide to be the wave

breaking up into pieces and the seafoam rushes over your head since bubbles filled with air are, well, less dense. - No pictures of the tomatoes today, I'll think another week about how to best organise the three pictures. I already transplanted some of the seedlings into their final pots - one trough and one... Continue Reading →

It’s not so much a question of

whether it is, or is not your fault, or where to place the blame. Not so much as it is a question of if it is 'okay'. - Everyone is imperfect in some sense, and we grow to accept these imperfections - love others because they are willing to love us and tolerate our flaws.... Continue Reading →

Projects of the present,

projecting into the future. - Sourdough has come and been eaten, but as promised, here is the one-year-old rye flour starter at it's bubbling peak. The line mark for the maximum rise, like a tide in the sand; the peak. Little bubbles, pockets of carbon dioxide or some other gas that this yeast could produce.... Continue Reading →

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