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An Octogenarian in the modern world

Archive for the ‘CREATIVITY’ Category

WANTED.

October 11, 2019

WANTED, Gunpowder Manufacturer. Must be able to supply twenty-five large barrels of top-quality product immediately. WANTED. Haulage Contractor. To carry the above-mentioned load to an address in Westminster. WANTED. Building Surveyor. Must be able to secure uninterrupted access to cellars below above-mentioned building. WANTED. Patriot. Must be willing to risk discovery while waiting for perfect […]

NO DEAL BREXIT. THE BENEFITS OF A STIMULATING EXPERIENCE.

August 20, 2019

The news has recently been concerned with the expected consequences of leaving the EU without any deal. Just how much disaster awaits us? A report was published over the week end (leaked, of course) which was full of gloom. It was dismissed by the government as out-of-date and failing to include the latest planning. Boris […]

WHAT EUROPE DO THEY WANT?

June 28, 2016

The mood is calming down, but not fast and not yet enough. Some European leaders seem to see solving the freedom of movement problem as the key to amicable UK membership. Nobody has given enough attention to the gap between overall objectives. I wonder what is in the minds of those who call for ever-closer […]

INHIBITIONS AND ALCOHOL

January 1, 2016

I was distressed to hear a report on the television news that some authority is recommending even further reductions in the amount of alcohol thought safe to drink. Too few voices are raised to explain the creative benefits. We all have inhibitions, and not all of them are a force for good. One dangerous inhibition […]