Thinking Your Way Through a Labyrinth of Contemporary Issues

The ying and yang of our own destruction

Work is good, work is life, live to work.  The concept of work in itself being a virtue rather than a means to an end is a curious thought. It … Continue reading

January 28, 2020 · Leave a comment

The Problem with StarWars: The Last Jedi, Feminism and Hollywood

StarWars is a franchise in trouble. The profits may belay that, but when you see some of the minority reaction to The Force Awakens, a minority that quickly swelled with … Continue reading

July 15, 2018 · 2 Comments

What it feels like to hit depression.

  Hitting depression was not something that I ever believed could happen to me, I had been sad in the past before over many things but depression seemed like something … Continue reading

April 25, 2016 · 21 Comments

The metaphorical Affluenza virus and the X Factor.

The Affluenza virus is a term coined by author and Psychologist Oliver James. The symptoms of the metaphorical virus are; placing a high value on possessions, appearances (physical and social), fame … Continue reading

October 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Manipulation of society, and the myth of the inherently ‘nice person’.

Any man who tries to be good all the time is bound to come to ruin among the great number who are not good. Hence a prince who wants to keep … Continue reading

July 30, 2015 · 3 Comments
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