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Monthly Archives: March 2010

Mabifi, Botswana hermit

A poignant piece from Botswana titled “The Hermit of Mogoditshane” reflects the poverty of the region as part of the context of the hermit’s own situation. Here is the byline: The little tin shack has stood in its present location for nearly 30 years. The figure that has been seen going in and out of […]

“Does Silence Really Exist?”

Writing in the Financial Times, Harry Ayres discusses silence, solitude, and Sara Maitland’s book A Book of Silence in an article titled “Does Silence Really Exist?” URL: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/7db7ff38-2262-11df-a93d-00144feab49a.html