Monthly Archives: January 2013

Palibe Ofana Ndiye – Nyimbo, or Malawian Hymn

It’s a burnout. I am sure of it. Winter semester was hot on the heels of the fall semester. I am walking, talking, doing workouts as usual, have cleaned out my desk and sketched out the major tasks of February in front of me. But. I have to admit it, it’s also a longing for Malawi. It’s […]

On starting a WordPress blog

Science may be described as the art of systematic over-simplification  — the art of discerning what we may with advantage omit. Karl Popper, The Open Universe : An Argument for Indeterminism (1992)   It’s disturbing to realize that you are taking more time than you should to fully grasp what you are reading. Come to think of it, I’ve […]