‘Wild things’ — a meditation on weeds and the way they refuse to fit the neatness of cultivated life and their ability to persist and survive — is from Australian writer Beth Spencer’s third book, Vagabondage, about the year she lived in a campervan. Continue reading
signal / noise
Animated gif c/- bestanimations and here’s Brian Eno. Pour it out (Drums between the Bells) if it’s all too noisy today.
War of words
Roget’s thesaurus has more than enough synonyms for war in English. Here’s a few.
Wikipedia lists 59 active ongoing conflicts around the world, 14 of which have caused more than 1000 deaths in the current or past year.
War – what is it good for? by Edwin Starr (say it again)