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On structures that last

Last year I read over 20 books. One of them was Antifragile, by Nassim Nicholas Taleb. One of the ideas that I found intriguing, was the following statement (I’m quoting from memory): … 264 more words


I Need to Vent

I feel trapped right now.

I’m in my desk at work, in front of my nice big computer screen, with an iced coffee, my phone running Summoners War on autopilot, with my sleek expensive bag and my even sleeker, even more expensive shoes pinching my feet. 496 more words


Make no mistake – Quilted Poetry

who I am
cannot be cured…
these are not my

they are the essence
of me — not
a mistake

prepared… 14 more words


The Road to Little Dribbling ... a review

I was very fortunate to see Bill Bryson in person at a live interview about a year ago. Believe it or not, it was at a Microsoft conference! 222 more words

All Time Classics

My Wisdom Tooth Extraction Experience

I wanted to share my experience because I know there are a lot of people who share the same condition as I do and it would help them to know what happens before, during and after the whole wisdom tooth extraction process. 876 more words


My Granny was a Lion Tamer

One of Gran’s favourite stories was the Blairgowrie lion.

Blairgowrie is a small town to the north of Perth. It is very famous for being the berry capital of Great Britain. 454 more words


He had his hand down my top for all of 2 minutes! – 28th May 2000

Sunday 28th Abby’s b’day!

Sarah had a little all-night gathering at her house tonight which involved her, Gethin, Hayley, Floyd, Jake and me. We all got pretty drunk pretty quickly so it was quite a good laugh. 806 more words