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Build Yourself A Better Brain.

Hello, . We are lucky enough to be enjoying a fine day here. It is all full sunshine and blue skies, plus all the other whistles and bells that could possibly be desired. . Of course, if the weather stays true to it’s recent form, we could be ‘enjoying’ black skies and rampant thunderstorms in […]

Living In Peace Is Possible.

Hey, . This is by way of a follow-on to research I was doing into Dr Robert Sapolsky and his research. . This following clip from UTube is quite fascinating. It shows how an aggressive troop of Baboons began to live in peace together and how young baboons joining the troop were taught to change […]

Tim Parks. A Sceptic’s Search For Health.

Hi, What a warm morning this is, I think that our recent and very welcome heatwave is continuing for a while longer, even though the sky is a heavy pale grey this morning with a fine drizzle of rain. . It has been so sunny for the last few days that everyone is beginning to […]

What If Your End Was Truly Nigh.

Hey, . Today I have a question for you. . If you were magically, and abruptly, told that today was the last day of your life but you had to spend it doing what you would normally do….would you do it differently? . Would you appreciate your family and friends more because you would suddenly […]

About A Hero.

Hey, . Some weeks ago I was reading a Times supplement magazine and I came across the pictures that were this year’s World Press Photo competition prize winners. Usually this a an enjoyable moment of admiration for someone else’s artistry and talent. But not this time. . One of the photos, which won first prize […]

For All That We Have.

Good Morning to you all, . This is being written in a grey and dark location in the UK, a complete repeat of yesterday in fact. How rubbish is that! Has the weather run out of new ideas. Is it not interested in being surprising anymore! . So, I shall be equally boring to match, […]

A Definate Air Of Anticipation.

Good day to you, . I hope that I find you safe, healthy, in balance….and happy! . Here at home there is a definite frisson of excitement and anticipation. . Big H finally went off to hospital to see the tropical diseases expert, in order to try and work out what on earth is wrong […]

Poetry: Prayer Of Gratitude.

Prayer Of Gratitude. . . Thank you my sweet lord For all that you have given me For all the joy, love and beauty That is present in my life . .

Poetry: Prayer For Grace.

Prayer For Grace . Lord grant me patience Grace and understanding To deal with the situations That I am faced with . Lord help me to accept The way things are And to do my best To change them for the better . Help me to be kind Help me to be loving And help […]

Feeling Groovy.

And an extremely good morning to you. . This morning I was woken up by sunshine again. The sky is a pretty blue, with artistically arranged drifts of filmy cloud, and the birds are noisily shouting that ‘the weird pink thing’ has not put their breakfast out on the wall as yet. . All is […]