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The Twilight Country of October

Oh, the blessings of October, my favorite month. As far back as I can remember, in my near half century of living, The post The Twilight Country of October appeared first on The Imaginative Conservative. http://www.theimaginativeconservative.org/2015/10/the-twilight-country-of-october.html

A Balancing Act

In Geometry, we are learning about circumcenters, orthocenters, and centroids of triangles. Geogebra is a nice tool to use to explore how the medians, perpendicular bisectors, and altitudes are concurrent respectively, regardless of the shape of the triangle…. Read More

Course Readings/Proto-Syllabus, History 301: American Founding

A couple of students have asked about the spring 2016 course on the American Founding (H301). Here’s a rough description and list of readings. I’ll also be adding Gordon Wood’s short history of the Revolution. Scope We’ll go straight… Read More

Friday meditation

I will fold your heart gently in a white paper packet. I will crimp the edges to tuck you in. Like a child in bed, you’ll be safe, surrounded, encircled in smoothness, protected within. With soft white sheets… Read More

Musical Memories, Day 2: Mozart’s Great Mass in C Minor

Originally posted on Progarchy:
Musical memory day 2.  My great friend, Tobbe Janson, nominated me to offer seven days of musical memories.  On day one, I talked about my love of two songs as a little kid: the…

Progarchist Kevin McCormick and Rachel McCormick Perform Bach’s AVE MARIA

Source: Progarchist Kevin McCormick and Rachel McCormick Perform Bach’s AVE MARIA

Anglo-Saxon Perfection: English Boy Wonders by Big Big Train

Source: Anglo-Saxon Perfection: English Boy Wonders by Big Big Train