Flag Moby – Part 2

The air was cold and dry. Eliot increased his pace. January was a weird time of year, something always seemed to end. He was in pain now and beginning to regret having left no money for a taxi. He reminded himself that he didn’t need it, at least not by comparison and so he walked. … Continue reading Flag Moby – Part 2

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Speculation on Solitude and Love

Solitude is a beautiful thing. Time to oneself for reflection and space is, in my opinion, a pleasure too readily overlooked by many. It is not inextricably linked to loneliness because we can be in the greatest of company alone and yet at times find ourselves loneliest in the company of others. The world is … Continue reading Speculation on Solitude and Love

The Homeless on Happiness – Pt 4 – Howell

I’ve just had a very interesting conversation with Howell.   He believes that we’re not all able to achieve happiness to the same degree because “we’re not all mentally wired for it”. He told me that our understandings are so warped by society’s collective expectations that we, as individuals, lose sight of what is important to … Continue reading The Homeless on Happiness – Pt 4 – Howell

WORK – Altruism, wealth and happiness?…

Work; we all have to do it - with the exception of an apparently fortunate few who exist on the foundations of hereditary wealth. These people still survive and enjoy themselves upon the fact that someone has worked in the past in order to provide the means not only for themselves, but also for future generations. … Continue reading WORK – Altruism, wealth and happiness?…