“No one should ever work. Work is the source of nearly all the misery in the world. Almost any evil you’d care to name comes from working or from living in a world designed for work. In order to stop suffering, we have to stop working.” — Bob Black,
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“Without hope, they say, what’s the point? And it’s always a rhetorical question. In my years at the bedside and at the podium in palliative care, I…
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I don’t mean next week or next year but the next 1,000 years. Of course, opining on the future is conjecture unless, that is, I could get my hands on a…
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I suppose I ought to define ‘we’. No, not all of us (circa 8 billion) but just the people who know me or know of me. And when I ask what we stand for…
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“Here we are, trapped in the amber of the moment. There is no why.” ― Kurt Vonnegut I’ve been doing my current job for over four years. It’s the second…
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“The subjects that stir the heart are not so many, after all, and they do not change.” ― Mary Oliver, A Poetry Handbook I’ve been writing online for…
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Yesterday, I shared this Tweet. It was no accident, not least because I’d be listening to Die Wise on the way to work and (once again) heard Jenkinson…
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“But to tear down a factory or to revolt against a government or to avoid repair of a motorcycle because it is a system is to attack effects rather than…
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Julian Summerhayes