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Shift Happens

Every now and then I find myself… not being myself anymore and not really sure of who myself is. I’m old enough these days to realise that this is a natural shift which… Continue reading

I had nothing to offer anybody except my own confusion

Have you ever stopped… paused… taken a break from the flow of your life to contemplate that flow. To travel backwards along the trail you leave behind, retracing all the twists and turns,… Continue reading

Why Are Your Eyes Blue?

What do you fill your mind with before you go to sleep? What about when you wake up, what kind of breakfast do you give your mind? Do you think about what you… Continue reading

What Are The Defining Moments of Your Decades

I was born at the end of a decade, just before a man landed on the Moon (… or did he?). I was a bit too young to appreciate that event, or be… Continue reading

It Interferes With Being Nuts

What interferes with being nuts? – you ask, because what else are you going to ask, and you’re definitely asking something so it must be that… maybe it’s not, maybe you’re not asking… Continue reading

Lead me not into temptation, I can find the way myself…

Some of you… why I oughta… hunt you down… and bottle you! You’re special sauce! You ask such great questions, make such good statements, share such awesome personal perspectives, and are brave enough… Continue reading

Evasive Manoeuvres…

Have you ever wanted to use a word, but… even if your life depended upon it you can’t remember how to spell it, or you can recall how to spell it but it… Continue reading

What Makes You… Laugh, Cry, Scream, Go Hmmm, Want to Apologise, Criticise, Smile… You?

Behind every personality there’s a person… a human being who may be complicated, simple, both at the same time… who sometimes gets forgotten because they or others are focused on the outside rather… Continue reading

a zone of noise where everything and nothing is said

That moment just before sleep… who are you? That moment in sleep… who are you? That moment just before fully awake… who are you? . Hardcore Henry is one of the weirdest film… Continue reading

Ambulance Chasers

As I write these words the ambulance has finally arrived. The ‘ambulance chasers’ in this story are the police and the firemen, both of whom called for an ambulance… and then had to… Continue reading

Who’s More Dangerous?

Alice Miller’s work is a must read for anyone interested in child psychology, their child’s or their own inner child’s psychology, and how parenting affects the child, or how your parenting reflects your… Continue reading

There is society, where none intrudes

The other day I did it. ‘It’ being going for a healthy walk into the heart of nature… I didn’t quite reach the destination I had in mind – a beautiful lake in… Continue reading

Never Going to Give You Up…

No, I’m not rick-rolling… It might surprise, and perhaps disturb, you to learn that before Rick Astley became the figurehead of an internet meme and prank (that is now a bit old school… Continue reading

None but ourselves can free our minds…

When did you first become aware of your mind’s ability to think for itself? And was this a good or a bad discovery for you? Did you have mixed feelings about it… and… Continue reading

Half a Good Day… musings and whatnot

This morning I decided to check out my personal daily astrology, which I haven’t been doing lately as… I haven’t been interested in anything it had to say… because it had basically been… Continue reading

If none of this makes sense… you have an explanation for why it doesn’t.

Have you ever been bored, tired, and fed up with everything, unable to muster any energy to do anything, you feel hungry but the idea of feeding yourself seems too much of a… Continue reading

Unfinished Business in the Underworld

. “I love you. I hate you. I like you. I hate you. I love you. I think you’re stupid. I think you’re a loser. I think you’re wonderful. I want to be… Continue reading

Masks and Mirrors

They say that if you give a man a mask he will show you his true face… . . what happens if you give a man a mirror? We know what happened to… Continue reading

An insight into pain, its practical uses and personal meaning…

(photo : sshenry.com) Without shame, I consider myself to be an optimist of great proportions. Any way you slice it, there’s a generous amount of Sagittarian faith, enthusiasm and idealism pulsating through my… Continue reading

A Very Merry… Dirty post

No, not that kind of dirty… this kind of dirty… . . “We say ‘forest’ but this word is made of the unknown, the unfamiliar, the unencompassed. The earth. Clods of dirt. Pebbles.… Continue reading

The problem was you had to keep choosing between one evil or another…

“The problem was you had to keep choosing between one evil or another, and no matter what you chose, they sliced a little bit more off you, until there was nothing left.” ―… Continue reading

Love – Narcissist Style

Those who love me, follow me… My father used to say that all the time… but what did he mean by it? What he meant was that you – whoever you were, his… Continue reading

When a Nothing becomes Everything…

  . The other day, while doing that thing known as waiting… in line… for something to happen. Which in this case was being stuck in a queue at the checkout of a… Continue reading

Parental Communication – A Survey for Adult Children of Narcissists – Act Now!

Are you a self-identified ACoN – Adult Child of a Narcissist? . . If you are please consider taking this survey – Parental Communication Measure Study . . The survey is being conducted… Continue reading

What If No One Likes Me?

. . At what point in life do we start worrying about being liked? Does that worry ever go away? Are there people who never worry about being liked? Is that possible? .… Continue reading

Stirring up a Chocolate Hornets’ Nest…

. . While standing, leaning lazily against the back door frame… doing something which would be frowned upon, looked down upon, even by those who consider themselves to lack a superiority complex… a… Continue reading

If You Prick Us, Do We Not Bleed?

. . If you prick us, do we not bleed? If you tickle us, do we not laugh? If you poison us, do we not die? And if you wrong us, do we… Continue reading

We never know where we must go…

    Meet my new neighbours… bahbours… they moved in yesterday. I am now living in a sheep sandwich…       Humans often use sheep as a metaphor for… for what exactly?… Continue reading

Study Reveals 9 Out Of 10 People Believe The 10th Person To Be A Total Weirdo

Originally posted on The Return of the Modern Philosopher:
A new study released today by the Department Utilizing Statistics & Tables (DUST) revealed that 9 out of 10 people believe the 10th person…

All Magic Comes with a Price

Glancing at The Daily Post’s Weekly Writing Challenge: Power of Names, I was struck by an amusing coincidence. The mention of Rumpelstiltskin. I’ve been watching back-to-back episodes of the first season of the… Continue reading

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