Monthly Archives: July 2011

The Mental Health Value of Gardens

We went with the students on a trip to the Northern cities of York and Edinburgh, but took time on the way back for a stay of several days in the Lake District of Wordsworth and Coleridge.  Especially coming from … Continue reading

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The Tower of London

One of the assumptions of the Enlightenment is that we (Western civilization) are ever progressing: scientifically, technologically, sociologically, morally, etc.  As I visited the thousand year old Tower, with its wild and bloody history, I wondered if we have really … Continue reading

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