episode #79 month of November

The meaning of November comes from Novem, the Latin word for nine. Because November was called mensis november, the ninth month. The old Roman calendar started in March, making November the ninth month.  The Anglo-Saxons called November “wind monath”, because it was the time when cold winds started to blow. They also called it “blod… Continue reading episode #79 month of November

episode #74 month of October

October glows on every cheek,October shines in every eye,While up the hill and down the daleHer crimson banners fly.Elaine Goodale Eastman  This month’s name comes from Latin octo and Greek ôctō (as in octagon and octopus) meaning “eight,” because this was the eighth month of the early Roman calendar. October’s full Moon, known as the Hunter’s Moon,… Continue reading episode #74 month of October

episode #37 instrumental

Spoken Word Alice Oswald: Vertigo read by Ruth Wilson Music Akhenaton: Derniere Banque Gorillaz: 68 State Aphex Twin: Orban Eq Trx4 Stelvio Cipriani: Notte degli squali (inseguimento) [Colonna sonora del film ''La notte degli squali''] SBTRKT: Highs And Lows Jazztronik: Butterfly Dance Zero 7: Polaris BADBADNOTGOOD: Confessions Thelonious Monk: Honysuckle Rose Coleman Hawkins: I Wished… Continue reading episode #37 instrumental