Monthly Archives: January 2017

A little fellow in a wide world

Today I saw a seven or eight years old child playing the piano in the center of Leeds. I was in a commercial site, and I first thought it was the music from a store. I almost passed by him–I … Continue reading

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Eminescu’s Ode

Originally posted on Tavi's Corner:
Mihai Eminescu is considered a Romanian national poet. I translated one of his poems in English: Ode (in ancient meter)                                           by Mihai Eminescu I could not imagine ever learn to die; Always youthful,…

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The wisdom of being a hobbit

In honor of Tolkien’s birthday, I’m reposting this: I often come back to Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings, especially when I am tired. The book, but also the movie, reminds me that rest is death. … Source: The wisdom … Continue reading

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