Lately I’ve been pondering on the disconnect between saying you forgive someone and actually forgiving someone. The topic of forgiveness seems to be following me around, popping up everywhere, metaphorically tapping me on the shoulder saying ‘Hey, there’s something you need to take care of.’ 589 more words
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I write in response to Dr Michael Bassett’s talking point ‘It’s all time-honoured politicking’ (27/10/14). His assertion that the behaviours of our politicians high lighted in ‘Dirty Politics’ are acceptable because everyone does is quite frankly an insult to voters, and to the politicians who do not lower themselves into the gutter. 184 more words
No, not mine. This guy’s.
Here’s Jonathan Jones’s basic argument: okay, King Tut was not a looker. But we shouldn’t really bring that fact up in computer reconstructions because it just ruins everything romantic I’ve constructed in my head about the past. 315 more words
Cue “The Spanish Lady” because I’ve been to Dublin and back!
Okay, I know it’s been a while since my last blog post. As you can probably imagine, life has gotten a little hectic here in Belfast with classes progressing at an alarming rate, trying to get a new orchestra off the ground, and keeping up with playing the organ. 342 more words