Lightness as the dawn awakens

Drowning in the afternoon clouds The moon appearing as the darkness falls Light streaming through Like lasting strands of love Midnight dreams unsettling Gnawing away at confidence and strategy Suggestions of tomorrows maybes And reminders of yesterdays struggles Lightness as the dawn awakens the soul As it quiets the inner torment and worrying Allowing reason to…

In search of perfect language

Umberto Eco wrote a book La ricerca della lingua perfetta nella cultura europea (English: The Search for the Perfect Language in the European Culture; trans. James Fentress) in 1993, and is a book on a relatively marginal theme in the history of ideas. Whilst I have not read it since it first came out, I thought of it after…