Sunday Sonnet.

The text for Locke’s sonnet is Psalm 51:3 For I know my transgressions, And my sin is ever before me. Smart mean pain, gilt is not golden but guilt. Most of the rest is fairly self explanatory. As usual, if in doubt, read it out loud: Scots accent is optional. Haue mercie, Lord, haue mercie: Continue Reading

Sunday, 12 May 19.

Last night one news was full of offense. Someone had put a Chick comic about Muslims in letterboxes in Mt Roskill. Chick comics have been around for ever, and are quite abrasive. They onfront those who think there is any way to salvation but Christ. Muslims included. The implication was that this is objectionable, and Continue Reading