A tale of two oysters

The world is your oyster To hold in he palm of your hand, to own, open, consume, enjoy… Perhaps with a pearl in there to wear or sell along the way. The world is your oyster All around you, gritty as you are, slowly shaping you (with a bit of pressure and a spot of mucous her or there) into…

Thousand year old wisdom*: on oxen and mangers

Where there are no oxen, the manger is empty,    but from the strength of an ox come abundant harvests. The Bible – Book of Proverbs Oxen are hungry beasts. If you worked a farm and owned a pair, it might be easy to look at the volume of grain and grass they ate and think that you’d be better off without…

Wisdom, for now and later

Eat honey, my child, for it is good;    honey from the comb is sweet to your taste.1Know also that wisdom is like honey for you:    If you find it, there is a future hope for you,    and your hope will not be cut off. Proverbs (of Solomon) – Tanakh / Old Testament I read this the other day, and got to thinking:…