Circus Animal’s Desertion by Yeats and constructive language

Yeats‘ poem as presented below is illustrative of the constructive nature of discourse (and what is poetry aside from a complex discourse at the very least with one’s soul); language both describes and constructs reality. A quick read one time through is a pleasant stroll (I endlessly admire Yeats for being one of the last […]

Train ride music: New Jersey Transit and atmospheic sounds

I have a love/hate relationship with the train I take into our Manhattan offices (usually every other week or so). It is the Northeast Corridor New Jersey line that I pick up at Princeton Junction train station. A pleasant, leafy, semi-busy train station full of commuters to both New York and Philadelphia. I then proceed […]