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    Thread: Anti-civ is negative
Post: RE: Anti-civ is negative

How is it that pointing out the binary confirms it? I’m not familiar with Ingold... Perhaps it is mostly a binary that I referred to, or that the civilised expresses itself in that way. It was not so...
Ola Boms Philosophy 10 9,929 Tue, 02 Oct 2018 16:27:25 +0000, 04:27 PM
    Thread: Anti-civ is negative
Post: RE: Anti-civ is negative/ civilisation is bonkers

I'm not so sure that I'm for this and against that. I think that this sort of approach is closer to the "problem" than anything. I'm not going to infer as to other peoples meanings & intentions, ...
Ola Boms Philosophy 10 9,929 Tue, 02 Oct 2018 14:04:43 +0000, 02:04 PM
    Thread: Anyone here doing permaculture/homesteading
Post: RE: Anyone here doing permaculture/homesteading

(Wed, 27 Jun 2018 20:58:26 +0000, 08:58 PM)wil Wrote: Anyone on here with some kind of land project? Myself, I have a small farm in inland Portugal, trying to gradually move away from civilization...
Ola Boms Everything else 1 2,481 Fri, 29 Jun 2018 12:23:37 +0000, 12:23 PM
    Thread: May 1st
Post: RE: May 1st

Well, you are being generous Alex! I'd say that we are in something of a lefty paradise. But you also mention Ibsen and Bjørneboe. I think it was Svein Olav Nyberg who wrote about whether Ibsen had re...
Ola Boms News & Action 5 5,948 Sat, 02 Jun 2018 17:01:35 +0000, 05:01 PM
    Thread: Moneyless
Post: RE: Moneyless

(Wed, 23 May 2018 08:45:00 +0000, 08:45 AM)alexander Wrote: A friend told me about Ernest Mann, «a fellow who in 1969, at the age of 42, quit a job he had held for 20 years in order to start creatin...
Ola Boms Skills & Decivilising 1 3,140 Sat, 02 Jun 2018 16:44:54 +0000, 04:44 PM
    Thread: Zombie apocalypse??
Post: Zombie apocalypse??

“Compost heaps are absolutely lethal if you don’t have fully functioning innate immunity,” said Mr Fisher. “If you dig into a heap and get a puff of powder, that will be aspergillus fumigatus. “If y...
Ola Boms Environment 1 2,127 Sun, 20 May 2018 09:32:26 +0000, 09:32 AM
    Thread: Life in the Woods
Post: RE: Life in the Woods

Good stuff! I'm doing something akin to this, but more from a purely pragmatic angle (age tends to flatten one etc). I work part time as a market gardener and the farm is a little way from my house. S...
Ola Boms News & Action 7 3,540 Sun, 20 May 2018 09:21:34 +0000, 09:21 AM
    Thread: Documenting Ecological Collapse
Post: RE: Documenting Ecological Collapse

The Fall of Rome W. H. Auden, 1907 - 1973 (for Cyril Connolly) The piers are pummelled by the waves; In a lonely field the rain Lashes an abandoned train; Outlaws fill the mountain caves. Fantast...
Ola Boms Environment 7 4,091 Mon, 14 May 2018 15:09:50 +0000, 03:09 PM
    Thread: Documenting Ecological Collapse
Post: RE: Documenting Ecological Collapse

(Fri, 11 May 2018 12:31:06 +0000, 12:31 PM)Zhachev Wrote: (Fri, 11 May 2018 06:05:27 +0000, 06:05 AM)Ola Boms Wrote: Read Desert, innit? That's right, Ola, Desert does an OK job at this. Anonymou...
Ola Boms Environment 7 4,091 Fri, 11 May 2018 15:50:12 +0000, 03:50 PM