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Stuff I posted in a different life

The last almost-year has seen me blogging in many other places. In December 2014, I password-protected this blog – though not its RSS feed – with the idea of using it as a private writing-space.  It didn’t quite work out…

Hello (inner) world

Today marks the first step in a new lease of life for this blog. For a while, now, it seems I’ve been writing for myself. Now, I am. I’ve placed a password plug-in around the edges of 21st Century Fix…

33 things we can and can’t do

In no particular order, and in relation only to what we might broadly call Western societies, here’s a 33-item listicle in the shape of a prose poem of sorts. But don’t let that put you off – at all! In…

A new word

We need another word to mean “conspiracy” – but well-meaning.  Our civilisation is a curious one: when we talk about terrorists, Communists or (on occasions) fascists, we’re happy to allow almost everybody to describe them in conspiratorial terms. But, keeping…