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Updating Since I Went MIA Again

I’m going to start with three good things I did today:

  1. I managed to get one large bag of clothes out of my house, which will be donated tomorrow.
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Personal Diary

When You Don't Love Yourself

Staring into sadness, is part of what I do

I wish there were some smiles, but no, I’m feeling blue.

Darkness is surrounding me, a hole I just fell in… 310 more words

Dark and Drunk!

Let me talk
For I wanna cry
And cuddle and kiss
Happy things happen to happy people
Let’s get drunk?
For falling won’t break my bones… 89 more words


Are developed nations in decline?

I found this fascinating Infographic in a recent report by the Resolution Foundation – which shows how people in rich countries tend to be pessimistic about their children’s futures, while people in poor countries tend to be optimistic. 122 more words

Global Development

"The Pessimists Gospel" Pointless and absurd, but made me chuckle!

I do not normally review books, but I came across this book on Amazon today – it took a whole 20 seconds to read (yes, it is only 6 pages long) and it made me chuckle, which is no mean feat! 160 more words


Too good to be true

I had some good news about a job today and will not talk too much about it because I am afraid it will go away if I speak too much about it. 818 more words

Tumbling the Trumpinator

It has gone beyond the realm of credibility.  How can a pumpkin-headed orangutan with a belly full of racial hatred and Islamophobia still be nominally running this country?   480 more words