Month: March 2019

50th Anniversary of Woodstock

I originally called this blog SEX but found that it was not acceptable: I understand this: I certainly  don’t wish to attract any creeps to my blog page. Unfortunately I was not at Woodstock but I certainly remember hearing about it. Here with sex…

Money

I have never wanted to support the Protestant ethic : (German sociologist Max Weber, in The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism (1904–05), held that the Protestant ethic was an important factor in the economic success of Protestant groups in the early stages…

Are Humans Indigenous To The Planet?

 \ Are humans indigenous to the planet? In my sci fi short story humans were genetically engineered to mine gold by E T’s These humans were between seven and eight-foot-tall and vegetarian. I visualised them as Yeti. They were androgynous. It was intended that…

“The Medium is the Massage” with apologies to Marshall McLuchan.

This blog isn’t about the book, although it was required reading when I was a teachers college in the nineteen seventies. I actually chose it because I just couldn’t think of an appropriate title for this blog. I have avoided reading or watching the…

Do We and Other Life Forms Survive Physical death?

Long ago when the dinosaurs walked the earth – – well not quite that long  😛 I did screen studies as an elective at teachers college.  (Now called media studies) The head of the department said that just because something is popular doesn’t mean…

Clairvoyance

In my opinion everyone is clairvoyant: It is a natural ability that has atrophied in a culture that insists there is no such thing or that “such things” are evil. You can develop this ability by practising: A good way is to get a…

I Am NOT An Organ Donor

I am sure that I will get both lectured and abused for this: So before commenting please take a long walk down a short jetty: Thankyou. I realize that I am writing a lot of blogs lately. I think it is because of the…