Philosophy

Layers of life – ups and downs

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Yesterday I visited the National Air Traffic Control Centre and stood in the viewing gallery marvelling at how the people controlling the flights looked so calm and relaxed. I found out something I never realised before, despite being a regular flyer: how the airspace is split both horizontally and vertically. This made me suddenly very […]

Feminist

Positive thinking – glass half full?

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I couldn’t let this week pass without writing about an uncomfortable experience with the photocopier repair man. In he came, with his hard black case and his porn moustache, a distinct throwback from the days of Jason King. He unpacked, immediately requested cup of coffee, and began to work on the machine. Eventually I decided […]

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Think

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I get notes from the Universe from Mike Dooley at www.tut.com. Keris Stainton put me on to Mike Dooley’s website and whatever you believe in, it can’t help but improve you life. The website itself in concerned with the Law of Attraction based on ‘The Secret’ which has a lot of good things to say. […]

Change

Doing something different…

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I had cause this week to remember a time some years ago when life was pretty much a routine of hardship. I didn’t enjoy the rote of predictability that I shouldered for many years and I was desperate to escape. If only for a moment. Around that time I initiated my ‘Do Something Different’ regime. […]

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Seven days in the garret – final update – finding the plot

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Wow! Seven days of writing. It’s enough to drive someone to… find the plot. These seven days have been great. Sitting at my very untidy desk thinking and writing, it’s been luxury. I’ve decided on the full plot for The Waiting List and almost finished the identity book. The incubation was worth it. Better that […]