Monthly Archives: November 2015

Go First and…

FAIL.   Who had the first railways? the first NHS? Are they the best in the world now? They aren’t as bad as we make the out to be sometimes, but the truth is that being a pioneer is celebrated, but not often imitated. Their achievements are improved upon by many, but pioneers are a rare breed and maybe that’s how it should be… There are ideas about the first one through the wall being …

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Change of Place

Do you ever have moments when you realise that you have crossed over? from one season of life to the next, from one small subculture to another. Its more obvious to me as I’ve moved house recently and lots of things have changed. I went to a wider gathering of my mum’s side of the family recently and realised that I’d changed generations. (The grey hairs are making that point too.) I knew that I …

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