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Are mobile phones a blessing or a curse?

A little while ago I wrote a post called are video games a blessing or a curse? Did you read it? It was one of those posts that started off as a rant, an opportunity to vent a few frustrations, and whilst that was great, it ended up becoming more than that. It became a… Continue reading Are mobile phones a blessing or a curse?

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Are video games a blessing or a curse?

I apologise in advance because this post may be nothing more than a bunch of questions and a big old rant. There, I warned you. So, what has got me typing away today? The stigma attached to technology, primarily gaming (Xbox, PlayStation etc). I confess that I have no idea what I am talking about… Continue reading Are video games a blessing or a curse?

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The Scream by Edvard Munch. What does it really depict?

I'm sure you are familiar with this artwork right? To call it famous is an understatement. But, just in case, it's The Scream by Norwegian artist Edvard Munch. Perhaps you like it, perhaps you don't. Maybe it means nothing to you. For me personally, I love it. I remember first seeing this image when I… Continue reading The Scream by Edvard Munch. What does it really depict?

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What does it mean to be independent?

I consider myself to be an independent person, I always have. I hate feeling vulnerable or like I am relying on somebody else for anything. My only interpretation of this is that I hate feeling like I am putting somebody out, even if I know that I am not and they are happy to help.… Continue reading What does it mean to be independent?