18 June. The “Heart Sutra” and what Irish and Martian summers have in common.

I didn't get to sit this morning. I overslept. I slept nine hours. I don't remember when I last slept longer than seven. Unusually good weather in Ireland exhausts me. It means spending the whole day outside in the scourging sun minding and entertaining my children. Not even one cloud in the sky. No wind. And the temperatures … Continue reading 18 June. The “Heart Sutra” and what Irish and Martian summers have in common.