Hello Darkness, My Old Friend

Photo by Altınay Dinç on Unsplash

For most of our time, we have lived half of it in darkness. Only during the 19th century did gas lighting begin to illuminate our streets, cities and towns, finally driving back the darkness. Today, with our world in total artificial illumination, driving a social and work industry that never sleeps, we have little conception of darkness and how it once ruled…

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Nigelleaney

Nigelleaney

Recently retired and completed MA in creative writing. Trying for the writer’s life with no more excuses about the day job. Named top writer in music.