While I have a degree in English with a minor in history, I’m severely disappointed in my lack of knowledge of literature, language/linguistics, history, philosophy, religion, geography, astronomy… and basically...Read More
A reliving of past experience invariably evokes the life of the present, for historical life is understood only in its connections with present life….A work of historical art generates an esthetic distance from the present as...Read More
Jason Silva, a TV personality and scholar, posted this video today on language as the first singularity of humanity. It’s an interesting thought and, since this blog will be covering language at some point, one worth...Read More
Hi! I'm Val Josephine, a speculative fiction author.
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