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You Don't Have to Be Busy to Make a Difference

Recently, I read an article about the top 5 regrets of the dying, as documented by a nurse in palliative care over the course of her career. 763 more words

Feeling Busy

the tyranny of work

I work too much.  This is supposed to be the time of my life when I devote great blocks of time to my writing.  I devote great blocks of time to my real estate and to TV and to this house and and a stolen hour here and there to write.   636 more words

The difference between work-life integration and workaholism

When I read the news last week that Japan’s ministry of health, labor and welfare was about to order its own employees to call it quits by 10 p.m. 1,033 more words


Drugs : Can There be Such a Thing as a Good Addiction?

The other day, a friend made me realise that I hadn’t said much here about the drugs I’ve been taking to fight depression and OCD. He was right; and that’s unfair. 4,895 more words

Non Classé

Hold, hold, hold, hold...... let go.

             It is always hugely entertaining when our message arrives like an attractive and alluring, full length, Hollywood-type movie.  (This also makes it difficult for me to get out of bed, not something I’m very good at on all the other days.) 561 more words

Stepping off the Hamster Wheel

My soul spoke up the other day.  I was logging tasks at work, and it unexpectedly popped in and finished my sentence:  “I tidied bathroom, ran a load of laundry, ironed handkerchiefs, started dishwasher… 379 more words


This Will Make or Break Your Marriage...

There is one thing every struggling marriage has in common…


But it doesn’t come in the form of one big, bad event. It sneaks in through the cracks, often disguised as… 393 more words