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'Gobsmacked' inventor wins US prize for eye-driven wheelchair.

A man with motor neurone disease has scooped a US prize for inventing a device which allows people to control wheelchairs using only their eyes. 238 more words


Mumford and Sons: Wilder Minds

When Mumford and Sons came onto the music scene with their debut album ‘Sigh no More’, I was blown away by the musicality and ability to bring out so much emotion with minimal percussion and all acoustic instruments. 235 more words



The main point of my triumphant return is that I absolutely have to share this… I’ll-come-up-with-an-adjective-later experience.

You need a bit of background for this one – bear with me. 703 more words

With a little luck

Whilst talking to my daughter last night, a revelation came to me:  I am a Little Old Man carrying for a Little Old Lady.

The Little Old Lady is an 86-year-old widow.  281 more words

My View Of The World

Gobsmacked: A runner's journey

I’m just past the half way point in my training program, and I am amazed by my friends and family who are cheering for me–either in person or virtually. 235 more words


Middle Earth Problems in an Otherwise Perfect World

I learned something new this week. As it turns out, it is possible to overlook drinking instant coffee when you reside in (or in my case – visit) an otherwise perfect world. 1,071 more words

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