Tag Archives: thinking

I remember when all this was chariot racing…

Whilst reclining in a very hot (and very well deserved) bath, reading A History of Histories: Epics, Chronicles, Romances and Inquiries from Herodotus and Thucydides to the Twentieth Century I came across the following (slightly edited by me) “As soon as wealth came to be a mark of distinction and an easy way to renown […]

Why change it?

Lots of people have asked me why I re-named my blog (ok, actually it was one person – my wife Sarah – I’m not sure – DARTS?*). Partially it was because I’m writing much more about history teaching on www.onedamnthing.org.uk, but also it was because I’ve been (at long last you might say) coming to […]