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“Shallow” environmentalism and utility monsters…


A couple of years ago, I was cutting up a yew tree in my parents’ back garden. As often happens when I labour physically, my mind started working too – as if to create a state of harmony between the two. 1,516 more words


They think it is right

Recently same sex (gender) marriage was pronounced lawful in the US. As in many other western countries supposedly and purportedly claiming to be Christian they ignore what… 526 more words



Within the last few weeks I have had cause to remember a poem I read many, many years ago. A book I read told of some character in the USA who had been shot dead and the poem was found in his pocket. 344 more words


The End of the Culture War

The so-called “culture war” in the United States is over.  Conservatives, you have lost.  Heartland America, you have lost. Evangelicals, you have lost.

Before any conservative “heartland” Christian takes a strange satisfaction from being persecuted, I must warn you; this loss, is self-inflicted. 1,139 more words


If I knew I was dying in my bed tonight I would have used my fancy sheets. The ones with the floral pattern and silk lining, in the interest of going out with style and elegance. 984 more words