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Extending Life Through Smoking and Not Exercising

I just had a thought. Conventional wisdom says that if we exercise, raising our heart-rate and respiratory (breathing) rate, we will live longer, right? Buddhists believe the exact opposite: that we will live longer and be healthier if we spend … Continue reading

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Moths, Handbags and Magic

I’ve never been one for hot summer weather and I had to leave the house today, so now that I have returned, I have parked myself in the semi-darkness in front of the computer with a cold drink, and I … Continue reading

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Time to Give Something Back …

I’ve been having a fantastic time, lately. On Friday, a meditation took me to the heart of a fire-festival in China. On Monday, a Full Moon ritual turned me into a God for a short while – interesting, when you … Continue reading

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Furballs!

Well, after a period absent from the blog, I’m retuning. This was in part triggered by a broken keyboard, which was in turn triggered by Zoe the Purr-fect Tarot-Cat vomiting her four-monthly furballs on the keyboard instead of considerately in … Continue reading

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Charging a Magical Object

I was asked in a personal email just today, how to charge a magical object. The person had just bought a Pentacle for everyday wear, but wanted it to carry an energetic charge. It occurred to me that my method … Continue reading

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Frankendecken – Episode Two

On Thursday, the day before my birthday, a friend of mine called by briefly – without even getting out of her car (after all, that’s what kids are for) – to give me my birthday present. It was a rather … Continue reading

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Message of the Moment

… Well, fresh from a subterranean meditation looking at planet rejuvenation and rock creation (hey, I should write hip-hop lyrics!), I headed off for the Big Smoke today, to deal with some of the bits of paper that are currently … Continue reading

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