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Ephemeral Earth Art

This captivating video says it all.

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Retrospective 2020

Executive Summary It’s been a funny old year. Mary and I stayed well clear of the Coronavirus but it has obliterated most of the happenings that I would normally be blogging about. I am one of the lucky ones, though. … Continue reading

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Beethoven Meets Van Gogh

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Credo

“I believe that anyone who claims to know what’s going on will lie about the little things, too. ” ― Neil Gaiman

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A Humanist Wedding?

If you are a member of a recognised religion you can have a marriage that is tailored to your beliefs and is recognised in law. If you are an atheist or humanist you are denied that in the UK. Eunan … Continue reading

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Why Believe in God?

Here’s Stephen Fry’s answer.

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DDT

A mosquito was heard to complain That the chemists had damaged his brain. The cause of his sorrow Was para-dichloro- Diphenyl-trichloro-ethane.

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Young at Heart

The other day, while catching up on my emails, I noticed that Google will be changing its terms and conditions soon. Following the link in the little pop-up window I discovered that you can see what information has been gleaned … Continue reading

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Overheard On The Bus

Coming back from the city centre yesterday the man in front of me on the Park & Ride bus was on his mobile. The conversation was typically banal and instantly forgettable. “Hello” … “Are you well?” … “We had a … Continue reading

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Tough Nut

This year I bought an Advent calendar in the form of a string of little Christmas stockings numbered 1 to 24. In each stocking I put a nut (hazel, almond or walnut) and a chocolate (individually wrapped). The unused nuts … Continue reading

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