Illegitimi Non Carborundum

Racism is a useful term to describe the sort of knee-jerk fear of others who, by their otherness, represent a threat to our general life insecurities. Given the fact that we are all microscopic fragile entities clinging to a semi-molten rock flying around at high speed in several different directions at once in the infinitely … Continue reading Illegitimi Non Carborundum


No Admitation Without Premition

Although these days our lives are very largely quiet, rural and hilly, we do occasionally venture out and down to the dusty hot and chaotic plains, usually on some kind of shopping expedition, where we are reminded of how mad India can be. Yesterday, for example, we drove to Ambala in search of glass bottles … Continue reading No Admitation Without Premition