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Nothing worth the time is ever easy

People often ask me why I am so difficult and distent. No amount of argument on that point will dispell that the behaviours you perceive to have those roots have different unrelated character flaws. What I would say to you- … Continue reading

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Morose Alice in Wonderland

A while ago I wrote a snappy little poem about the benefits of pursuing happiness- that you gain from pursuit itself and the end result is irrelevant to those gains. There were also comments in it about not squabbling about … Continue reading

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A Worthwhile Individual

Is it just me, or are good catholic boys never that fucking impressive? Perhaps that is only a sign of being raised without religion. There is an image associated with the diligantly-faithfuls of banal purity and goodness. It is something … Continue reading

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Tea helps me think

[That stereotype about British people loving tea? Yeah, completely true.] “Ooo, very good packing skills,” comments the cashier. Is there a correct response to that? I settled for, “I do try.” So, because I am a secret raging hippy I … Continue reading

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Navigating life and it’s more awkward moments

“Whether because the music had gone off or because it was awkward, the room was awfully quiet. So I broke it…” Continue reading

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Divorced Parenting Requires a New Kind of Love

I asked a question, and got an amazing answer. Thanks Matt! [http://mustbethistalltoride.com/] Hopefully I am now armed to help oor wee lass- as I’m the one she whispers her confusion at. Hell; maybe I’ll just give this to her parents, … Continue reading

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Corporate casualty

In blind confusion- a rabbit in the headlights of over reaction- All graciousness fails me. I stumble, mumble and bumble All the words that will survive the journey from thought to speech. Each, Uttered with the desperation of ‘Please for … Continue reading

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