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Quote - Develop your own voice

Read one thinker and you become a clone, read two thinkers and you become confused, read ten thinkers and you begin to develop your own voice, read a hundred thinkers and you develop your own voice. – Tim Keller


All Blacks loose forwards

Some would successfully argue that man for man the World Champions possess, narrowly, the best back row contingent in world rugby.
However as a collective, some might whisper the likes of the Springboks, and some in the north would suggest Ireland (led by the likes of Peter O’Mahony) have an overall balance that might have surpassed the All Blacks. 659 more words

All Blacks

A Boy Named Sue by Shel Silverstein

Well, my daddy left home when I was three,
and he didn't leave much to Ma and me,
just this old guitar and a bottle of booze. 579 more words

Ode to Pity by Jane Austen


Ever musing I delight to tread
The Paths of honour and the Myrtle Grove
Whilst the pale Moon her beams doth shed
On disappointed Love. 83 more words



I have spent the past goodness knows how long putting together what I think might be a decent portfolio. I have my fingers crossed and although that might not do anything, I hope the universe moves in favour of acceptance anyways. 192 more words


005 - Read (or listen to) 100 books (71-80)

Status: In progress

These are the latest books I’ve read and when I finished them:

71.   Levande och döda i Winsford by Håkan Nesser – fiction novel (September, 2014) 170 more words


We must read to preserve our own minds

A powerful quote from a powerful movie, the following comes from Detachment (2011), starring Adrien Brody. I watched this with my family last night. It’s a very shocking and disturbing movie about a substitute teacher dealing with a lot of broken children doing bad things. 364 more words