Giving What I Cannot Keep

Readers may have noticed a decrease in the frequency of posting in recent weeks and perhaps a more melancholic timbre to my writing. Sadly, this has been no coincidence and is reflective of a decreased enthusiasm on my part to continue this blog.  For whatever reason, it's become increasingly difficult to summon the will to write and so I've made the decision to end it now on a relatively high note rather than experience a painful petering out. Further details here.