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Time

There’s an old cemetery that I’ve walked through on occasion – a couple of times when I was helping to clean up and plant some antique roses among the headstones, a couple of times when I was just walking around. The cemetery dates back to the 1820s, and holds the remains of several Mississippi governors […]

January 24, 2016 · Harry · One Comment
Posted in: Life, Mississippi, Nature, Philosophy

Watching Traffic

I graduated from a small liberal arts college. I’ll get back to that. This morning on the way to work, as I merged onto the Natchez Trace Parkway for the short segment that emptied onto the interstate, I began to look at the traffic (not for the first time) not as cars but as packets […]

October 10, 2012 · Harry · No Comments
Tags: ,  · Posted in: Life, Philosophy

Doors, Computers, Tigers

Here’s where this mental exercise started… Loren got me interested in reading Space and Place by Y-Fu Tuan. More on that book later, when I’ve read further. My thought process began with a door, then ran through computers, and ended up at a tiger. As I read tonight, I happened to glance across the room. […]

September 29, 2006 · Harry · 5 Comments
Posted in: Philosophy