Leaning into the Future through History

A historical consciousness opens us to possible action rather than to a passive acceptance of the “way things are”. Philip Sheldrake in Explorations in Christian Spirituality Our world is more and more fractured. A variety of historiographies dot the landscape. Now and then, one narrative threatens to dominate. How shall one choose which framing ofContinue reading “Leaning into the Future through History”

Metropolises

Metropolises began as necropolises. Serres in Hominescence Cities like showing off their gloss, but what makes a city work is less glistening at first glance. Underneath it runs the miles of tunnels for trains, sewerage, water, roads, electricity, gas, and more. All that infrastructure shows up as hidden references to those who have gifted theContinue reading “Metropolises”