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THE PRICE OF HOPE

I just couldn’t wake up today. I tried, but was trapped in a near paralysing foggy exhaustion that made it necessary to take the day off. Usually I can fight through tiredness with a combination of bloody mindedness and caffeine … Continue reading

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In Praise of Future Spontaneity.

An old friend from my drug using days in New Zealand, died recently. I hadn’t seen him for many years and aside from sadness at his death I also felt an internal disquiet, as he was yet another of my … Continue reading

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FILTHY LUCRE

An old acquaintance from my drug using days, recently reconnected with me after twenty or so years. We’ve swapped the occasional mail and caught up on news. As always I’ve been more surprised at those who survived than those who … Continue reading

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