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Dark thoughts

I have a stepdaughter whose legal work takes her all around the London law courts, and sometimes into the UK Houses of Parliament itself. After todays terror attack there was a concerned flurry of transatlantic telephonic activity to jolly old Londinium from the Sticker household and I am pleased to report that Youngest was not in the area at the time. 251 more words

Observations

No Longer Alone 3 – Spider to Fly

Lenore walked right up to the flustered Naomi, and took her face in her hands and kissed her full on the mouth.  For a second, Naomi pulled away.  455 more words

40 Days, 40 Prayers

Day 19, or Just One Thing

There are many times when I bury myself in thoughts of all the things I want to change about myself. 272 more words

Into morally dark areas (again)

When do you end your friendship with someone? I mean, at what point would you draw the line between friendship and morality? If your friend harasses a girl, would you stop talking to him? 659 more words

Thoughts

The Problem of Otterness: A Fable for the Restless

The lake marsh had become a peaceful, bounteous place; the animals no longer worried for their next meal or for their safety. Wolves barely came by anymore, and the deer only nibbled the tree leaves and tamped lovely paths to the water’s edge. 1,452 more words

Fiction

The Codification of Medical Morality

Like many novel ideas, the idea for this volume and its predecessor arose over lunch in the cafeteria of the old Wellcome Institute.
Like many novel ideas, … 58 more words

Ebook

This is the dog!

Perhaps the loss of a loved dog explains so much!

The posts for the last two days have carried separate and very different stories of terrible cruelty to dogs, the second one involving terrible cruelty to a dog and a bull! 1,064 more words

Culture