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Summarizing Summaries and Finding Treasure

We forget 90% of what we read within 24 hours. Then over the next week we forget 90% of that 10%. 10 years after reading Moby Dick, we might recall...

The Wisdom of Didion

Inaction is the opposite of action. I have become a man of inaction which begs the question, does writing qualify as action? What is writing anyway;...
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In and Out of Scarlet Woods

In and Out of the Scarlet Woods Nobody saw them come out of the woods. Nobody saw them enter the woods. Nobody knew what went down in the woods...

Well Hello Donald

What me worry? Socrates according to Plato according to Krell described the decline of society just before he was executed....that's Socrates who...
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All That I'm Saying

Damn! I forgot everything that happened before I was born. Apparently, a lot happened. In order to refresh my memory, I read history, watch movies,...
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As a mark of respect

As a mark of respect for the passing of the late Queen Elizabeth, all notes and coins bearing her image are being recalled. If you have any notes or...
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Thriving in Tongues

My father in law Tom was a man ahead of his time. He paid the price for that foresight. His ideas had a way of fizzling out just before some other...
Cherry

One Hundred

Now Cillian and his queen were vexed one morning when visited in their gardens by Niall, a lieutenant of the Fianna. The trusted warrior had brought...
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Remembering Elizabeth

I watched Elizabeth II give an address one afternoon about dealing with the scourge of Covid, that threatened her nation. She was trying to stiffen...
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The Dodgy Joe

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