Category: Blog (KMC)

Dreaming of Dystopia

Near Vespucci’s America lay an island, discovered by a peripatetic named Raphael Hythloday. Bearing a Greek name meaning ‘an expert in nonsense’, he was perhaps an ideal choice of narrator to...

Music: On Repeat

Science has always been a bit of a stick in the mud when it comes to the arts. It is never enough to simply appreciate a work of art for...

Auld Lang Syne

On the 100th anniversary of the storming of the Bastille, a key event that began the French Revolution that has graced our history textbooks since, in 1889, Paris played host...

Body

This body of mine is but a graveyard of blood and sweat You shed to get me into bed. The thousand monks that prayed daily Leave desolate in hushed tones...

Yon Emerald Spires

The slumbering ents of Tolkien’s mythology are easy to envision among the towering trees that dot Manipal. Where groves gather, a soft wind blows; as if the trees reminisce of...