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when it comes to health take common sense in a large dose as needed….

Common sense is a much under-appreciated and utilised quality. The more common sense the more sensible decisions will be. I apply common sense to all things along with research if I feel it is needed. When science said margarine was … Continue reading

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To vaccinate or not to vaccinate, that is the question but why so much fear and hysteria?

Why is vaccination becoming such an emotional topic? ______________________________________________ With a measles outbreak in North America again, the hysteria level rises with fingers pointed at the growing numbers who question vaccination and either limit it or reject it completely. What … Continue reading

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Why is American culture the most fearful and paranoid in the world?

In response to an article by Noam Chomsky on the high levels of fear and paranoia in the United States. Most people who visit the US are struck by the fear/aggression in the society and in individuals, both hidden to … Continue reading

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Fear as an evolutionary force

A friend asked me the other day what I had learned from having Fear as something of a nemesis in my life.  I said it had pushed me to keep learning and understanding and prevented me from finding a place … Continue reading

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The mystery of a gun

Why would someone want to have a weapon which can kill ? Why would someone think it clever, to injure, hurt, destroy? Why would someone take delight in blood and tears and death? Why would someone think a gun defends … Continue reading

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A voice of wisdom silenced by science/medicine

It is not that human beings are not aware and ahead of their times and speaking wisdom but rather that they are ignored if there is power and profit involved in the system they seek to change. Grantly Dick-Read was … Continue reading

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Fog

FOG Fog descended artlessly across mind’s harried hills,creeping into corners, holding shattered edge,folding through the memories, shielding old beliefs,hiding sore realities; gripping reason’s pledge. In the depths of drifting thought, hope chilled,huddled on horizon’s grappled breast,with vision clouded through the … Continue reading

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How easily

How easily we give away responsibility, and hand to others power, of all that we may be; the doctor and the priest, the politician too, the lawyer and the therapist who have their own small truth. So safe the place … Continue reading

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Sympathy for the Devil

The devil is in all of us, shadow, held within, denied, despised, hated, yet our greatest friend. When sympathy is sanctioned, we pull the pieces near; restored, re-membered, realised, nothing left to fear.

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Mask

The mask serenity was placed and tightened with resolve, to hide the truth of grief and fear; all doubt to be dissolved. It settled into place so neat, that none could ever see, the hell which roiled internally; the pain … Continue reading

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