Elbruz Speaks

October 31, 2022 - Reading time: ~1 minute

'Elbruz Speaks', by Adam Roberts

St Patrick's Breastplate

July 28, 2020 - Reading time: ~1 minute

I arise today
Through a mighty strength, the invocation of the Trinity,
Through belief in the Threeness,
Through confession of the Oneness
of the Creator of creation.
I arise today
Through the strength of Christ's birth with His baptism,
Through the strength of His crucifixion with His burial,
Through the strength of His resurrection with His ascension,
Through the strength of His descent for the judgment of doom.
I arise today...

{...} {via}

January 20, 2016 - Reading time: ~1 minute

the problem of writing is always the problem of who you were...

—M. John Harrison


December 20, 2010 - Reading time: ~1 minute

‘Edges’, by John Howe

The Gryphon.

September 15, 2010 - Reading time: ~1 minute

Dr. Boli's Allegorical Bestiary — The Gryphon.

Gaiman on the City

March 4, 2010 - Reading time: ~1 minute

Neil Gaiman's essay for SimCity 2000.

I remember reading it when I played the game, back in the 1990s.