Les Murray, Stephen Edgar

How often do you get the opportunity to walk up to the author of some of your favourite words and say "thankyou"? I did tonight. Les Murray probably won't be around for all that many more years and his voice is as much a treasure as his words. I'm so glad I got to hear… Continue reading Les Murray, Stephen Edgar

Dripping with Fat

Tribesfolk spared us and cared for us for good reasons. Our reasons. As age’s counterfeits, forerunners of the city, we survived, and multiplied. Out of self-defence we invented the Self. It’s likely we also invented some of love, much of fertility (see the Willensdorf Venus) parts of theology (divine feasting, Unmoved Movers) likewise complexity, stateliness,… Continue reading Dripping with Fat