Category Archive: b&w

Notes on Blindness

John: I am reminded of being in Wales with Imogen, when she said to me: “Daddy, if I cried and my tears fell on your eyes, would you be able to see again?” lines from Notes on… Continue reading


Decebalus (r. 87–106 AD) – the last king of Dacia  … He is famous for fighting three wars, with varying success, against the Roman Empire under two emperors. After raiding south across the Danube, he defeated a Roman… Continue reading

A cloud on the canvas

Vanished are the birds upon soaring high, Save a cloud solitary, floats freely by. Tired not of reciprocating one another’s gaze, Thou, and thou only, Mount Jingting and I. poem by Li Po,… Continue reading