Many of us, myself included, are often quite confused about who we really are. We would like the real us to step forwards, and to be us, or to run our lives for us, or maybe just even to give us a helping hand, in our running of our own lives. Which of these "us's" though, is the r...
Every Thursday morning at 4:00 AM I start my drive for early mourning group, no matter the weather, or how I feel. There are no excuses for missing this meeting, no ups, no extras.
Top tips on how to make the small rooms in your home appear bigger, creating a lovely spacious environment that you wouldn't believe possible. This is especially important in the living room, where you spend the most of your time both with your family and with guests.
MapReduce is an important concept in the realm of Big Data. Here I try to explain it in simple terms.
“Domicilium” is the earliest known poem by Thomas Hardy (1840-1928). It was written between 1857 and 1860 but only published, in pamphlet form, in 1916. Hardy was a writer who allowed nothing “unworthy” to survive, and the fact that this product of his youth reached the readin...
A faint duplicate of the movie "Twister", without conviction and swagger.
On the heels of his latest album "My Dream Duets", award winning performer and showman Barry Manilow will spend the first part of 2015 touring North America.
The article speaks about remembering genius writer and composer Salil Choudhury on his birth anniversary on 19th November, 2014.
A Zen master gives koans to his student both to test and to stretch them. He gives out his koan to suit the student. He knows what type of koan a particular student needs. This story is about the last koan given out to such a student before his great master died. It worked. It achiev...
For me this is a time of year for reflection, a time for remembering and celebrating the year in its passing.
A bundle of knowledge or a soggy mess? That is what happens when you find the newspaper left on the driveway at the end of the rainy day. The evenings have already drawn in and the weather is becoming colder, yet the newspaper deliver people simply throw the newspaper onto the drivewa...
What happens when a prophecy is shown to be wrong, as they often are? Do we throw out the baby with the bathwater, or do we try to understand what the prophet was trying to convey?
Gareth Gates commenced his November Tour this week, and I was at the Birmingham Venue to see him on Monday. We were all aware he had been ill and lost his voice, so would he be able to continue? Read on to find out what happened.
Sometimes we have dreams, and sometimes we have dreams that startle us and we cannot figure out why we had such dreams. Exploring further..
14th September 1321 was the day on which Dante Alighieri, usually referred to just as Dante, died in Ravenna, Italy. He has a good claim to the title of Europe’s first post-classical poet of any substance.