New Theme

I’ve always wondered the exact relationship between the word “theme” and its undoubtedly Hellenic antecedents.  I’ve wondered, but I’ve never bothered to actually research the etymology. Well, it appears it’s derived from the word “thema” which is derived from a verbal root “tithenai” which means to put down.  “Thema” more broadly means “proposition” or “subject.”…

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Fun Way to Spend an Afternoon

As I’ve before mentioned, I’m a rude hand at coding, and I’ve had to teach myself the mechanics of it virtually all over again.  I’ve managed to change the website’s appearance in purely cosmetic fashion, finding some success, even though this is far from what will be the finished product.  Just the way existing posts…

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Regarding Posterity

Although I admit I’m entirely unsure how anyone hitherto located this website, marvelous though you may be, I am now bidden to actually explain myself.  This website will, in the shortly arriving future, function as the literary website of myself, but in the mean-time will appear some menagerie of beauty and absolute ugliness as I edit…

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Hello World

To whatever strange wanderers may stumble upon this isolated hinterland abandoned by all but the very vestigia, what appears here is merely the placeholder for the great content that shall most assuredly follow–all the while I hee and haw and struggle terribly vainly to recall my decade’s lost edification regarding website code and design. Though…

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