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Something big

It’s very easy to get answers. You just have to ask the wrong questions. But if you persist in asking important questions – they’re the ones without an answer – … Continue reading

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Saturday, 10 December, 2016 · 1 Comment

Know Yourself

A saying displayed on the entrance to Apollo’s temple at Delphi, said Plato, was “know yourself”. Delphi was a great centre of healing, where the ancient Greeks took their problems, … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 16 September, 2015 · Leave a comment

Remembering Johnny Rivers

The internet has made a big difference to many people’s lives. You now have a place to publish your loony theory that only you are interested in. There’s a place … Continue reading

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Monday, 1 October, 2012 · 10 Comments

A question of life or death

Is there death before life?  Time is a two way highway, but we seldom look backwards in our journey through life. Instead of always asking about what happens after we … Continue reading

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Monday, 6 July, 2009 · Leave a comment