So the BBC Website has the following story. “A Swedish footballer was sent off for passing wind during a match – with the referee dismissing him for “deliberate provocation” and “unsportsmanlike behaviour”. (Sport Bladet) I clicked the link to Sport Bladet – it is a newspaper in Swedish. I so not speak the Swedish so […]
My brother recently become British champion of Decathlon form men aged 40-45. Well done. I have been trying to match my brother, by getting fitter. I doubt I will be running 100m in under 12.54 seconds anytime soon. Before the summer I was running around 9k, slowly but running, and my times for a 22k […]
versus • April 10, 1913 — 99 years ago — was the first game New York used “Yankees” as its official team name. Prior to 1913, the club had been called the Highlanders.
so the top 3 albums i heard this year were 3 life Fantastic – Man Man – http://manmanbandband.com/ ‘Catchy songs with an off kilter edge musically’ 2 Ask Me This – Alcoholic Faith Mission – http://alcoholicfaithmission.com/ ‘gorgous music, with a fragility and power to it’ 1 Circuital – My Morning Jacket […]
Q. Does Gods Judgment include dreams (andor) Nightmares?
For God’s Sake
I just don’t get this linkage, or this attitude which esteems success as the thing to be copied. Inspired by reading about abraham, jacob, moses, I have been thinking a lot about failure. Recently I was at on a course. The first session leader told us about failure being useful and being key to learning, […]
Currently I am thinking about happiness. I think it is a key conceptaround living and how society icurrently organisess itself. (more on that tomorrow!) So are an intro some interesting lyrics about happiness from Ron Sexsmith’s retriever album. “Happiness so hard to come by So good while it lasts Some people say That it ain’t […]
The snow is deep and crisp. when it melts, I worry about the floads.
Today was a snow day (no School or nursery) and I had fun with the children. We played at home and went to the Lanark Loch to feed the swans. The snow was deep and crunched under our feet. The Loch was quite busy for a Thursday in December. We took bread and decided to […]