I’ve recently been doing some work on creating an actual workflow for how I read and discover things online, and how I engage and interact with them. It’s a work in progress, but it has pointed me to quite a few readings I wouldn’t have otherwise found. Today’s Daybook is largely a collection found via these new processes.
- Pavarotti, Trump, opera, and the nouveaux riches.
- Thomas Merton’s conversion.
- The discovery of a Greek Tomb, the historicity of Homer, and where Western Civilization actually began.
- A debate on Wendell Berry’s fiction and Christianity:
Classical music done as 8-bit video game soundtracks (below is one of the several videos found in the article):