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Eighteen Years!

Hard to believe It is eighteen years since my beautiful Mum died at the relatively young age of sixty-five. It was only eight weeks from when she received her diagnosis of pancreatic cancer to the day that she left us. … Continue reading

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Your Bigotry Makes Me Stronger.

Originally posted on Of Tales & Dreams:
“For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.” —Long Walk to Freedom: The Autobiography of…

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#WeekendCoffeeShare: In Which a Family Holiday Almost Gets Cancelled and My Old Dog is Very Happy

If we were having coffee, I would tell you all about the string of stressful events which eventually led to the happy conclusion of my wife lying on a sunbed by the pool at the Hermes Hotel in Kefalos, Kos. … Continue reading

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Writing, Reading and Reviewing Books For Love

Originally posted on SC Skillman Blog:
Compassion, respect and kindness are human qualities common to all regardless of any faith position. In this post, I’m making a plea for these three things in the online world of books. Even when readers…

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An Open Letter From a Dead Child To His Mother On His Death Anniversary

Originally posted on White Shadows:
A mother crying on the death of her child- Peshawar School Attack 16 December 2014, Pakistan. Ma! It’s 16 December. The day you saw my blood stained dead body. The day you died along with…

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Could you love a robot?

Intimate artificial intelligence Re-blogged from the fascinating BBC iWonder series. To view the original, click here. The robots are coming. In fact, they are already here, taking roles that once only humans could perform. Though we are still a far … Continue reading

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Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Love Thy Neighbour

Every day, I witness unreasonable and inexplicable violence all over the world. There is so much more that I could say on this subject, but I would only bore you all with my personal opinions. I will just continue to … Continue reading

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