December 20th, 2017

Barrier to comprehension

Have you studied or read with intent to learn about something and still could not understand or even find a foothold to begin understanding?

I have run into that concerning a couple of subjects lately:  music, as in the meaning of terms having to do with reading sheet music (encountered while researching the answers to crossword puzzles) and Jewish calendars (am reading a translation of the Dead Sea Scrolls). 😣  It twists my brain...