Life’s all about the learning

April 22, 2012 4:43 pm2 comments
Life’s all about the learning

What does it mean to “find yourself”? This term has been thrown around in various contexts throughout my life and I believe that it’s not until you actually have to do it that you understand exactly what it means. However, I think the term is limited. Listening to somebody’s woes, […]

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Parents Cheers Not Jeers Please

April 20, 2012 4:08 pm0 comments
Parents Cheers Not Jeers Please

As the football league season draws to its dramatic close, all the coveted trophies are being claimed and fans everywhere are balanced right on the edge of their seats. Meanwhile, all over the UK a far less glamorous form of the beautiful game is also finishing for another year. Sunday […]

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The FBI, Orwell and some other things.

March 23, 2012 2:03 pm0 comments
The FBI, Orwell and some other things.

“The hate continued exactly as before, except that the target had been changed.” – Orwell Fun is fast becoming an extreme sport. It seems that although it’s not illegal just yet, if you are suspected of being in conspicuously good humour, you are going to be closely watched and at […]

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Shades of Sanity: A story about soldiers handling war.

March 19, 2012 12:59 pm0 comments
Shades of Sanity: A story about soldiers handling war.

Robert Bales, the married father of two, murdered in cold blood 16 innocent Afghans including nine children, and then set their corpses ablaze. He has been transferred to Fort Leavenworth military prison where he will be psycho-analysed by doctors who have experience of working with people like this. John Henry Browne, […]

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The Weasel Within

March 18, 2012 1:21 pm3 comments
The Weasel Within

A country boy’s completely unwarranted take on pop psychology. Under great duress I’m writing this frustrated and desperate letter and I’m urging you readers not to take it seriously. I am heavily under the influence of several drugs as well as alcohol and television, so I’m legally covered by temporary […]

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