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Aboard The World: From Texas to Middle Earth

Ok, not really Middle Earth: New Zealand, but it’s still pretty cool! It has been an interesting couple of weeks, to be certain: covering over 9000 miles and six countries. 1,847 more words

Air Tahiti Nui

Euphoria of Travelling

Travel makes me happy. Okay, that isn’t a surprise since I’m writing a blog about travelling, but it makes me really happy, insanely happy, I feel euphoric when I know I’ll be exploring a different part of the world. 446 more words


Happy Easter

I’m thinking about rebirth and renewal and about the possibility that today represents the hope that we humans will find a way to be kinder to each other and much, much more respectful of the plants and animals who (try to) coexist with us on this little sphere we live on.


Explaining Behaviour


People who check whether their hands are clean or imagine their house might be on fire are not alone. New research from Concordia University and 15 other universities worldwide shows that 94 per cent of people experience unwanted, intrusive thoughts, images and/or impulses. 1,663 more words

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My Great Wisdom At 75

It took me a long time to get to 75. Here’s some vitally important stuff I picked up along the way.

  • I learned at age eleven, at the sunburned end of the first day the public pool was open, that pale skin is not superior.
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