Old Grey Poet

Light I refuse to reflect on the mystical qualities of light, where light is a word which began life and when life is done so shall be the light. Rather, I sit outside in late summer, anticipate the softening to... Read More

28/05/2004

Lost and Found Sounds

“When City Radio opened on New York City’s Cortlandt Street in 1921, radio was a novelty. Over the next few decades, hundreds of stores popped up in the neighborhood: Metro Radio, Blan the Radio Man, Leotone Radio, Cantor the Cabinet... Read More

28/05/2004

Yurt 101

“What is a Yurt? Yurt is the name commonly used to refer to a Mongolian Felt Tent or Ger. Mongolians do not usually appreciate the term because it is most often used by Western invaders. So, in spite of this... Read More

28/05/2004

Ants!

“THE MYRMIDONS JUPITER (Zeus), under the disguise of a bull, had carried away Europa, the daughter of Agenor, king of Phoenicia (Tyros). Agenor commanded his son Cadmus to go in search of his sister, and not to return without her.... Read More

28/05/2004