I am on the second page of Google for Yellow El Camino. If I put the name in quotation marks, I get the first hit, on the first page. Is it important, probably not. But it does make me smile 🙂 I hope you are having a lovely Xmas, and thank you again for reading … Continue reading Googling


Dangerously close to wanting nothing

All or Nothing? “Perhaps when we find ourselves wanting everything, it is because we are dangerously close to wanting nothing.” — Sylvia Plath Which do you find more dangerous: wanting nothing, or wanting everything? This is the daily prompt for a couple of days ago.   The desire for everything or freedom from desire altogether. … Continue reading Dangerously close to wanting nothing

On anarchy

Anarchy the very word is enough to provoke visions of riots, of pillage of plunder. Oddly the word itself originally meant something else entirely. It meant simply that there was no ruler. Hence Schmidt's quote that the internet has no rulers. According to the Oxford English Dictionary the word comes from the Greek anarkhia, from anarkhos, from an- 'without' + arkhos 'chief, ruler'. In … Continue reading On anarchy