Poems at the Turn of the Year


once again I find myself wearily pointing it out (so often in the company of those consumed by the Modern Way into flogging themselves silly for seventy hours a week to line other people’s pockets) that the Ancient Greek root of the word ‘school’ means ‘leisure’— the opportunity to sit around making a slow sense […]

A Gigantic System of Systems (R6)


The Enneagram In the gigantic system of systems known as the Enneagram which depicts nine basic personality types and countless sub-types which I prefer to call ‘fixations’ since what is fixated can always be unfixed—which is the object of the system’s dynamic—I settle for the time being on defining myself as a ‘hoarder’; of musical […]