What the Rationalistic World Forgot. the stupor of rationality • stories, building intuition • alchemy, building process • religion, building wonder
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Not knowing what one is doing is no prohibition on doing it. We all grope ahead. — Anne Carson
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Words softly tread upon our minds, making their marks. How then can we better give attention to language?
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This is the second part of this series, and where our advice begins. Part one contains some story of our home’s beginning and thoughts about new/old…
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Or, The Substack Builds a Barn
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In March of 2018, Simplicity and I bought three small former haying fields overrun with pine trees in southern New Hampshire, just outside a historic…
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There are in this world certain lonely places: The mountaintop when a storm begins, a long drive under the obscurity of night, the unfinished attic of…
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“Each one of us has, somewhere in his heart, the dream to make a living world, a universe.” —Christopher Alexander One must encourage some level of…
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