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If it is such a great wave, why am I the only one surfing?

Amateur surfers are easy to spot. They work frantically to catch a wave, and when they eventually do, their balance deserts them, leaving them flailing in the air and then in the water. 610 more words

"But this discovery was so great and overwhelming that all the steps by which I had been progressively led to it were obliterated, and I beheld only the result." - Frankenstein, chapter 4.

As I often say… Eventing ain’t easy.

The interesting thing about choosing Frankenstein for this first round of A Tattered Page is that much like the book, the event itself is somewhat of an experiment. 765 more words

A Tattered Page

Just Can't Help

About twenty-five years ago, I wrote a short story that changed everything for me.  It was the first time I just sat down and wrote from the heart; I took something that was happening in my own life and I turned it into a piece of fiction that hit so close to home that it was almost physically painful to write. 1,120 more words


There, there, get it all out.

My best guess is that despite the NYTimes and the entire Democratic party being in denial about this, voters really HATE Obamacare.  It’s the cheap airlines special of healthcare where you have no idea what the guy sitting next to you paid for the same seat but you’re pretty sure he got a better deal than you did. 825 more words


Nothing Sadder Than An Empty Birdcage...

How many times have I told you, lock up the birdcage *before* the ceremony starts, never leave it all on its lonesome while you’re distracted at the altar? 46 more words

I told you so

One of the things that annoy me the most is when you keep giving your friend advice, but they end up doing the exact opposite – then they start to complain. 12 more words


28 Days Later

Like many people in Scotland (almost 45%) the dawning of the 19th of September felt like the start of an apocalypse movie. So, 28 days after Scotland decided to choose a slow and steady decline of its economy and society over the possibly risky chance for revolutionary change, equality and enhanced democracy lets review exactly what we got for our troubles; 347 more words

Gordon Brown