All the rightings

RainyMood.com

RainyMood.com This is wonderful if you love the sound of rain. Open the webpage and just leave it to play in the background. ...

Altered State of Mind

When I was aged about 9 or 10, I discovered I could do something that I later realised changed not only my perception of the world outside and inside me, it also altered my state of mind in the moment … Continue reading → ...

Life’s Truth?

“Everything is both simpler than we can imagine and more entangled than we can conceive.” JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE (1749-1832) ...

The Wisdom of the Ancients

As far as I understood it in “The Secret Life of Chaos” (previous post), a simple mathematical theory explains the simplicity of the order of the universe. The universe may start out as dust but it is the external influences … Continue reading → ...

The Secret Life of Chaos

Broadcast: BBC4 Thursday 14 January 2010.  The Secret Life of Chaos. Chaos theory has a bad name, conjuring up images of unpredictable weather, economic crashes and science gone wrong. But there is a fascinating and hidden side to Chaos, one … Continue reading → ...

Steps on a Profound, Perfect Journey

I advertise myself as “Past the half century mark. Still growing up and still getting it wrong.” Somebody very kindly left a comment on “Look Well To This Day For It Is Life“ to tell me I’m not getting it wrong and … Continue reading → ...

Reading & Meditation

I’ve just managed to hear the last part of Open Book on Radio 4. It seems I’ll have to wait a while for it to be available on iPlayer. Mariella Frostrup was talking to Edmund White and it was interesting to hear … Continue reading → ...
Squonk

Squonk

My beautiful little mate, Squonk, was killed on the road a fortnight ago. I miss her and so does her sister. Squiggle’s now coming to me more than she used to and sitting in my lap. I’m getting the head-butts … Continue reading → ...

Taxi!

I followed a taxi home from work today. It had the registration BU5 2 PUB I thought that was rather neat. ...

Plane Language?

I was watching BBC News this morning and there was a report on the tragic loss of another helicopter in the North Sea off Aberdeen. The spokeswoman for the Coastguard detailed the resources they had out searching for wreckage and … Continue reading → ...