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Life and Loss and Building Sandcastles

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Putting the ‘mental’ in being judgmental

 

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Why Does It Always Rain On Me?

What do you say when bad things happen to good people? This past month has been tough for some people I know. I have friends who have lost their jobs. I have some going through personal stuff with decisions to … Continue reading

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It’s not what you know, or where you go…

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Are we all broken?

“Keep sharpening your knife and it will blunt. Chase after money and security and your heart will never unclench.”

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The Grand Unified Theory of Why People Suck

As I wrote this I was sat on a plane about 10 hours from home. Since my last post I’ve spent 20 hours in the air, 8 on a train, and what feels like 500 sitting around in airports and … Continue reading

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Hell is other people getting their luggage.

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Some thoughts about Faces

One thing that interests me – and that I’ve been thinking about writing on for a couple of weeks now – is faces: how we recognize them, how we think of them, and how they affect our interaction with the … Continue reading

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The ‘Tao of Doug’ Guide to a Happier Life

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The Problem of Caring

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