Digital Music If I have seemed dyspeptic as of late, sure, it happens, I was listening to two versions of Wagner’s Ring Cycle, back-to-back. After so many years with just one version, I branched out and paid for a digital version on the iTunes. Problems with the download, I finally got frustrated enough to buy [...]
American Gods “We’re putting the band back together.” Anyone? American Gods Previously.
Really, it’s the “Golden Ratio.” Shorthand note, just for me, seen here, as Golden Ratio. Three in a row. That was the quickest way to remember, shoot an image and hope I could recall where I stashed the image. (a + b) / a = a/b = (phi) So a is to b as — [...]
Misquote and Context
From Marcus Aurelius 12. “Upright, or made upright.” Excerpt From: Emperor of Rome Marcus Aurelius. “Meditations.” Book #VII. Separate version? “Straight. Not straightened.” Herein is the problem with translation. Marcus Aurelius (Loeb Classical Library) Delphi Complete Works of Marcus Aurelius – Marcus Aurelius Meditations – Marcus Aurelius & Gregory Hays Meditations: A New Translation (Modern [...]