Une Fronde

The idea that a nation is congenitally disposed to rebellion or freedom can easily provide cover for servility and subjugation.

Tour of Babel Primary category in which blog post is published
Ingredients Primary category in which blog post is published

Hemlock

Of Philosophical Deaths and Slowly Strangling Sheep

I should accept that this place has always been an island

After class, I walk toward the exit looking—like my students—not toward the future but at my phone’s screen.

The Wrong Kind of Good

On playing netball at school in South Africa