Monthly Archives: October 2011

Fish in the River

“I once gave up fishing; it was the most terrifying weekend of my life.” – Anonymous A river never sleeps and is always participating in the never-ending production and consumption cycle of river life. All thoughts are fished from the … Continue reading

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The Egg

It may be hard for an egg to turn into a bird: it would be a jolly sight harder for it to learn to fly while remaining an egg. We are like eggs at present. And you cannot go on … Continue reading

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Hammer and Nail

“If you only have a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail”  -Abraham Maslow One day, a wise carpenter took on an apprentice, to whom he would teach the art of woodwork. On the first day, the … Continue reading

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Tea

What doesn’t kill us makes us stronger. – Friedrich Nietzsche The making of tea is an interesting process. Although most people assume that various teas come from different plants, they are all derived from the same evergreen. The only difference … Continue reading

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The Castle

Boundaries are to protect life, not to limit pleasures. – Edwin Louis Cole [Picture: Bodiam Castle and Bridge East Sussex England] The castle, fortified and surrounded by a water field moat looks secure, serene and private.  The occupants have a … Continue reading

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