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Out of the box...

For a now forgotten reason my Friday group had settled on a title ‘Out of the Box’ to write about for yesterday’s meeting. Considering it was a rather unusual title and i would have thought difficult to write about, we did some varied pieces of work to share! 1,292 more words


Das kann man noch gebrauchen –!

»Gib das mal her! Schmeiß das nicht weg! Immer schmeißt du alles weg! Was ich damit noch will? Das ist gar keine alte faule Kiste! Was die soll? 218 more words

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Notes and tidbits posted on FB and Twitter. Part 122

Notes and tidbits posted on FB and Twitter. Part 122

Note 1: I take notes of books I read and comment on events and edit sentences that fit my style. 543 more words


Confessions of a Compulsive Hoarder

6th August 2017.

Since I was a young child I’ve always had a very strong sense of sentimentality. I’ve forever placed a, perhaps, unhealthily-intense focus on memories, no matter how seemingly insignificant or painful they may be. 1,732 more words


Garbage disposal war. Germany, Ireland, Italy.

Years ago, approx on 2003, I met a manager of a very important garbage recycling factory in Italy.

This person used these words to mean the importance of what we contemptuously call “rubbish”: <It’s more precious than oil or gas, as it can produce quality energy and it’s daily produced by people without any extraordinary effort. 621 more words


Acknowledging Compulsive Hoarding

Addicts have it easy, strange as it is to say, compared to others suffering from uncontrollable conditions. We have groups and whole industries at our disposal to help bring us to sobriety. 267 more words

The Hell of the Hangover


Hangovers were far more than just physical for me. In addition to feeling like a train wreck, it also involved feeling guilt, anxiety, paranoia, and ultimately depression. 44 more words