And God said let us make man in our image, after our likeness, and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the foul of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth.
Genesis, chapter 1, verse…Continue
The Internet Fast
In Lauren Groff’s latest novel, “Arcadia”, a college professor assigns his students a digital fast. They have to eschew all things digital, mobile phones, e-tablets, e-books, e-ceteras for a prescribed time and enter their…Continue
Drift: The Unmooring of American Military Power... by Rachel Maddow
If you can establish the calibre of a person by the inanity, pettiness and stupidity of their critics then…Continue
The Predators Beneath
A few years ago I spent a couple of weeks exploring in the Daintree National Park in Far North Queensland. A crocodile expert told me that victims of crocodile attacks were more often than not locals. Locals get used to…Continue