Monthly Archives: August 2017

Epicurus and the Good Life – Other than Hedonism


It never rains but it pours. So two posts in the same day. I came across this oldie-but-goodie article at The Economist’s 1843 site. Apart from explaining the injustice done to the memory of Epicurus, it also sets out salient … Continue reading

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Best wine ever?


Dear all, It’s been ages since I’ve written anything here. I do apologize. My absence is mostly due to having been very busy at work, but also to the fact that I tend to write long, involved posts, and I … Continue reading

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