Monthly Archives: January 2013

Links of the week

I’ve been busy, so updates have been slow – my apologies. Here are two very cool links for the moment: Directory of Open Access Journals. Free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals, covering all subjects and many languages. … Continue reading

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A new skill and a foraging book

I’m busy this morning darning some socks. Darning socks is a lot easier than I thought it would be. Still, it takes some time. There are a few ways to do it and innumerable Youtube videos out there to guide … Continue reading

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The Technological Society

As with the last book reviewed, this post is about the book half-read. In The Technological Society, Jacques Ellul meticulously goes through the effects of “technique” on society. He is very quick to point out that “technique” is not machinery … Continue reading

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