Month: December 2022

I SEE THE GOOD THINGS WESTERN MEDICINE HAS ACHIEVED

Like many people i can see both sides (pros and cons) of most things The “cons” predominate – Once a person becomes a patient they  cease to have any rights One example Last I went hospital an RN friend of my daughters said “you… Continue Reading “I SEE THE GOOD THINGS WESTERN MEDICINE HAS ACHIEVED”

STRANGER IN A STRANGE LAND

It is decades since I read Robert Heinlein’s “STRANGER IN A STRANGE LAND” This isn’t a critique on the novel — I just wanted to use the title I spent an half century wishing I fitted in to our culture but in my old… Continue Reading “STRANGER IN A STRANGE LAND”

EMPATH

I wasn’t aware of the concept EMPATH until this century —with the exception of Deanna Troi in Star Trek next gen — but it fits me: it is one of the reasons I don’t socialize: the other is of course my anxiety disorder: Sometimes… Continue Reading “EMPATH”

VEGAN

I have re blogged this many times — Christmas/holiday season upsets me I have stopped watching television but if I  chromecast from same I see ads re eating parts of the corpses of animals that have been factory farmed and production line slaughtered  or… Continue Reading “VEGAN”

Trees

 We are being advised to prepare for bush fire season which apparently means chopping down more trees My trees don’t light fires humans do! Human arsonists have set fire to the side of my property after torching the local bushland. So the way to… Continue Reading “Trees”

EVERY DAY IN EVERY WAY I AM BETTER AND BETTER

In my nursing days I was objectively aware that frustration and being treated with contempt  was/is an issue for the elderly and disabled (for patients; residents; clients) I have always treated people with respect regardless of disability; race; age; sex; sexual preference; religion etc. A… Continue Reading “EVERY DAY IN EVERY WAY I AM BETTER AND BETTER”

STATUS QUO

In the 1970s those of us in Greenpeace were labelled dangerous and deviant Those of us in Animal Liberation were ridiculed and abused When women had no rights  — could not have a bank account- buy an house –landlords would not rent to  separated… Continue Reading “STATUS QUO”

MID WINTER

It is Mid Summer here = Litha and Mid Winter – Yule  in the northern hemisphere. The Wheel Of The Year: pagan festivals celebrating the seasons:  solstices and equinoxes. When the Romans and Christianity took over they could not get rid of these festivals:… Continue Reading “MID WINTER”

TO “SEE” OR NOT TO “SEE”

I believe that everyone is clairvoyant – the ability atrophies because our culture tells us it doesnt exist My mentor said that it was just a naural extension of our five senses In the 1970s most people considered us the lunatic fringe In the… Continue Reading “TO “SEE” OR NOT TO “SEE””

RE INCARNATION

As you can see this is an old book of mine: Australian psychologist and hypnotherapist, Peter Ramster created a television documentary in 1983 He also wrote a book that was published in 1980 Called “The Truth About Reincarnation” where he regresses subjects to past… Continue Reading “RE INCARNATION”