Monthly Archives: December 2013

Christmas Wishes

There are several attitudes towards Christmas, Some of which we may disregard: The social, the torpid, the patently commercial, The rowdy (the pubs being open till midnight), And the childish — which is not that of the child For whom … Continue reading

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Meditations on Love

  Kurt Vonnegut, who was in some ways an extremist about love but also had a healthy dose of irreverence about it, in The Sirens of Titan:   A purpose of human life, no matter who is controlling it, is to love whoever is … Continue reading

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The Wisdom of Sex

We might be so much better off if we didn’t have a sex drive; for most of our lives, it causes us nothing but trouble and distress. In its name, we do revolting things with people we don’t really like, … Continue reading

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Misplaced Focus

Most of the times we know the other, and are ourselves known by what we do, or what we are about to do. Action and that giving rise to a concrete return of investment, in form of capital, or any … Continue reading

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