Monthly Archives: December 2012

Crime and punishment

Yes, this is the title of one of Dostoevsky’s books, but I found this written in The Brothers Karamazov: “Why,” began the elder, “all these sentences to exile with hard labour, and formerly with flogging also, reform no-one, and what’s … Continue reading

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Possessions possess

I’ve been driving a box van lately and it is a very interesting process how you have this inner sense of where the extremities of the van are, apparently the mind extends your ‘body image’ so that it becomes you, … Continue reading

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You get what you pay for but what you give freely comes back in abundance

We buy cheap and regret later, whether it is a business purchase or a birthday present, a big saving or just a bit off, we get the message, you get what you pay for. This seems a core idea in … Continue reading

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Running on empty

I am off to Nepal for two months in July, voluntary so I thought I should get fit. Really fit. Someone suggested delivery driver for a local supermarket, loading vans with a Tonne and then delivering has to be a … Continue reading

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