Monthly Archives: January 2016

the beginning

“From the beginning, the followers of Jesus of Nazareth comprised a movement that was extreme, counter-cultural—a revolution that embraced both men and women, even social outcasts and slaves. In those first centuries, while the religion was still defining itself as … Continue reading

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Japanese Textile Design 1

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The body

The body is a big sagacity, a plurality with one sense, a war and a peace, a flock and a shepherd. ~Friedrich Nietzsche  

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Fairy tales started long ago

They have been told as bedtime stories by generations of parents, but fairy tales such as Little Red Riding Hood may be even older than was previously thought. Dr Jamie Tehrani, a cultural anthropologist at Durham University, studied 35 versions … Continue reading

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