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Covid-19. We might think it will be all over soon. Perhaps the contagion has barely started. Who knows?

You may feel tired of reading, listening, watching and talking about issues related to the global pandemic.

Listen within. Respect your inner response. Please do not read anything below if it feels like it would be more information to absorb. Sense the aliveness of the day and connect with it – indoors, outdoors or both. I take breaks from Covid, Covid, Covid – despite regular expressions of concern.

Do the same. Take a break as much as possible from the Covid world. Find ways for renewal. Some of you engage in full time service to resolving the suffering around Covid-19. Please remember to connect with life outside the virus.

Don’t hesitate to skip the following.  There are straightforward concerns and questions. The critique does not contain the feel good factor. The last short section might serve as a reminder in daily life about priorities.

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The Global Pandemic. Scientific Evidence has taken a Nosedive. Part One of Three

We read that so far around 459,000 people worldwide this year have died from a single virus, Covid-19.

Nearly 9 million have contracted the virus. Probably all of them wondered whether they would survive or die. Most survived. Their family, loved ones, associates and medical staff will have faced or continue to face the immense challenge of addressing sickness and death. Continue reading 



A Global Crisis. The Wisdom of Action while Living with Uncertainty. Link to MP3 Audio for listening.

Guided Meditation. on Theme, Talk and Q and A given on Sunday 31 May at 19.00 (UK time). 20.00 CET.

A Global Crisis. The Wisdom of Action while Living with Uncertainty

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Three Rats and a Mouse

My neighbours, who live either side of my terrace house in Totnes, Devon, England, told me they could hear the scamper of tiny feet along the boards in their loft. I heard nothing. Slept through it.

Ah, then I heard in the night the creature scurrying back and forth. Continue reading 



Brexit. UK needs a Coup. A British kind of Coup. A Soft Coup. To Overthrow the Government

There is no point in sitting on the fence and complaining. We must make a proposal for real change to resolve the Brexit nightmare.

Thanks to Brexit, Britain is in a political, democratic and constitutional crisis. Crisis has become an English understatement. Continue reading 




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