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The Importance of Being Relentless: EASY SEEKINGS, HARD FINDINGS

Good ideas alter the power balance in relationships, that is why good ideas are always initially resisted. Good ideas come with a heavy burden. Which is why so few people have them. So few people can handle it.
Hugh Macleod, How To Be Creative: 1 Ignore Everybody, 08-22-04

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As the Night Burns On: INFERNO

Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence. True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.
George Washington
First president of US (1732 – 1799)

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The Return of the Wheel: SEASONS’ END

I’m not dead. I know I’ve said it once. A lot has happened over the past couple of months concerning my life; Continue reading

Guilty Pleasures: PREPARATIONS

It is with great delight that I gather myself up from the books and the dust and set forth into The City on a sunny June day despite the strangeness of winter and picked up the following: Continue reading

The Door Marked “Rite of Passage”: ALL TOMORROWS PARTIES

Young people are in a condition like permanent intoxication, because youth is sweet and they are growing.
Aristotle, ‘Nicomachean Ethics’
Greek critic, philosopher, physicist, & zoologist (384 BC – 322 BC)

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Re-Union: IRON MAN

If you’re holding out for universal popularity, I’m afraid you will be in this cabin for a very long time.
J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
British fantasy author
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Gone Past: WEEK SUMMARY

  • Costume party at A__’ place: madness driven by randomness, alcohol, food and music ensue, starting with a “traffic raver” and H_____ running down the street after I left, apparently half-naked. I___ loses his sledgehammer that he brought as a prop, only for it to return to him the next two days.
  • Two groups of randoms trying to have a go at me at the train over some idiotic stuff.
  • Met L___ at Perth, again, but minus his other half.
  • Going out to lunch with a Certain Somebody on Thursday.
  • Going with CS again on Friday, despite work the next day.
  • Normal programming will resume shortly.