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Reflections ~ How we think.

This is an exploring post. I have only just begun to read the things necessary to build these concepts in my own mind, but I so wanted to share what I have found. 1,029 more words

Humanties For The Unbound Mind

Jack Kilby And Modern Gadgets

Take a few moments to think about the complexity of the device you are using at this time–right now.  Like most folks, we take our electronic gadgets for granted.  658 more words

Cultural Highlights

To research, or not to research, (when reading a book), that is the question...

I am reading Death by Water by Nobel Laureate Kenzabure Oe and it’s wonderful.  I am reading it slowly to savour all the interesting insights about an ageing man facing mortality. 611 more words

21st Century

Excited to read this!

Just got this in the mail from Amazon!

Trump, Snowden, Pope Francis among Nobel Peace Prize nominees

STAVANGER, Norway — A woman who champions the rights of Islamic State rape victims, Pope Francis and the Afghan women’s cycling team are among the known candidates for the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize as the nomination window was set to close Monday. 458 more words

News

A Young William Golding

As a wannabe writer, I find nothing as motivating as learning about famous writers when they were just starting out. What were they like before they were well known, before they knew they had made it? 385 more words

Books

Donald Trump Nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize!?

Yes, Donald Trump really was nominated for the Nobel Peace prize as all evidence suggests.

If you’re anything like me, this sounds like a sick hoax or PR move on his part. 477 more words

Donald Trump