Category Archives: non-fiction

Primordial Action, Self-Harming and Peace

As the snake crawled out of the rain and into the carpenter’s shed, the hand-saw, lying on the bench, bit him, drawing blood. Acting on his primordial impulses, the snake retaliated. He wrapped himself round his attacker, squeezing it tighter … Continue reading

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Political Purity Laws

Tony Abbott (ex-Prime Minister) and Barnaby Joyce (Deputy Prime Minister) and a slew of other politicians were caught up in the citizenship controversy recently, in Australia. Twelve of them were under threat and four had to resign. Though they were … Continue reading

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Mind Controlling the Pulse of Life?

I was last in an operating theatre 58 years ago for the removal of my tonsils. It was not a space I was accustomed to. I woke from my appendectomy operation – taking out my burst, gangrenous appendix – fighting … Continue reading

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Building A Better God

The God I’ve built is not one with eyes, ears, judgement or kindness. This god is not even a He. Or a She. Or an It. This God is a process, a system. It’s at this point you could become … Continue reading

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God Takes No Prisoners

God takes no prisoners for he has no prisons. We build our prisons and wonder where he left the key. The key is choosing acceptance. Choosing gratitude. Choosing forgiveness. Choosing peace. We have the key. We are the key. God, … Continue reading

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Parental Pain

My, how we siphon down our patents’ pain into our own lives! Distilling, condensing and concentrating it. We don’t take their real pain which was mingled with joy, peace, despair, success, failure, happy and sad. No, we just take the … Continue reading

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If You Like Losing Control, You’re Living In The Right Era

Do you want more or less control over your life? You may not have a choice. Do things happen in threes for you? They do for me … well, maybe I believe they do so they do. I’m not sure … Continue reading

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