I'm currently home-alone in the fiancee's home, waiting for her twice-a-month four-hour sentence at work to end. I'm also currently in two minds about whether the time I have alone is time to be savoured or time to be passed. Savoured because I'm alone, and can pretty much do what I'd like to do. Passed,... Continue Reading →
My brother was on his way to take a shower when I stopped him and said, "you know, at first it was just regular; and then there was light." The expression on his face told me I was onto a winner.
I was read this passage (again, too good not to share) in the book Freedom Evolves, by Daniel Dennett, talking about how the absent mindedness of a father led to the death of his daughter. I had once thought quite a bit about the issue discussed here, and always came to the sort of thinking... Continue Reading →
I'm writing this at 6.30 in the morning -- I didn't wake up on my own accord, but was woken by my cat's quack (if you know my cat, you'll know that he's like a feline Tom Waits, and always sounds like he has had a little too much to drink). My cat is a... Continue Reading →
I was recently reading a personal development blog when I recalled the days not too long ago that I, too, had wanted to start my own personal development blog. Back then, I had wanted to be something along the lines of a "life coach" to people; I'd envisioned that I’d write self-improvement articles, give prep... Continue Reading →