This Gilded World. 

Dubai Photo by Christoph Schulz on Unsplash Early morning arrives and sends an ever lightening blue grey sheen over the Dubai skyline. The parade of towers are clearly visible across the lagoon’s waters, between my hotel room and the city opposite, as it imperceptibly slides towards the sea. The water is of glass, as if polished to theContinue reading “This Gilded World. “

In defence of ‘Old Fartism’

Photo by Museums Victoria on Unsplash “…inside every old person is a young person wondering what happened.” (Terry Pratchett in Moving Pictures). Quite often on social media platforms, one reads an inspirational quote designed to elevate one’s nascent spirituality out of the amoral gutter that is your actual existence, and up into the bright new dawn of enlightenedContinue reading “In defence of ‘Old Fartism’”