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Blazing a silvery trail since 1999. Personal website and weblog with photos, limericks, cartoons, academic papers and more.

  • By Rory Ewins
  • Based in United Kingdom
  • Roughly two posts per week
  • First post on

Posts per month

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Posts per month
Month starting Posts
Dec 2023 5
Jan 2024 5
Feb 2024 8
Mar 2024 6
Apr 2024 4
May 2024 7
Jun 2024 3

Any gaps could be due to errors when fetching the blog’s feed.

Most recent posts

Total Recall
A recent article on an Australian woman’s collaboration with the Stasi reminded me of Anna Funder’s brilliant book Stasiland, not to mention visiting the “Round Corner” Stasi Museum in Leipzig in 1998. One commenter at …
On , by Rory, 336 words
Skip to the End
Six weeks isn’t a particularly long election campaign, as Americans will attest, but when you just want to skip to the end and glory in the annihilation of an entire political party it feels like …
On , by Rory, 800 words
3x Spicy
Ursula Le Guin gave us Schrödinger’s cat. Crazy Mycenaean armour turns out not to have been crazy. The first social media babies are grown up and pissed off. Photovoltaic panels that don’t need the sun …
On , by Rory, 82 words