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My Top Five List – Dystopian Books

Originally, it was going to be a top ten list. But, as the wit once said: “I didn’t have time to write a short letter, so I wrote a long one.” Writing a Top Five Dystopian Book List, very fun. … Continue reading

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What I’ve Been Up To…

Yeah, I’ve been neglecting the blog. But that’s because the boss has been keeping me up to my ears in work. But what fascinating stuff! Yes, it’s not always the happiest of news, but this stuff needs to be seen, … Continue reading

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Spike Playing With Herself

No, it’s not what you think. It’s just me battling writers’ block by dicking around with my own photo in Photoshop. Back to work, me!

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The Things You Find When Cleaning Out Your Hard Drive!

A/N: This is an old piece that I’d honestly forgotten I still had stashed away in the depths of my hard drive. I wrote this back in 1997, just a few weeks after the Heaven’s Gate suicides, and maybe a … Continue reading

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Ugly

So I’ve been having an e-mail debate about the subjectivity of ugliness and beauty with the boss (we tend to engage in philosophical arguments via e-mail for fun), so the subject’s been on my mind. Right now we’re having a … Continue reading

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Opening Minds: the secret world of undue influence, manipulation and brainwashing

Forget banning people from countries, forget dropping bombs on whole populations: that hasn’t worked yet, and it will never work. In order to stop the violence, we need to look at why, and perhaps even more importantly, how. Continue reading

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An Open Letter To Ms. Julie Estrada, Media Relations Manager, Legoland, California

2 December 2015   Julie Estrada Media Relations Manager Legoland California One LEGOLAND Drive Carlsbad, CA 92008 julie.estrada@legoland.com   Dear Ms. Estrada,   I was saddened and dismayed to see that LegoLand California had recently donated ten thousand dollars on … Continue reading

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