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Shopping: Pacifying the Adult Mind

This week I’ve been focusing on the 5th Precept in Buddhism: To undertake to avoid substances which cause heedlessness and intoxication. I’ve been reflecting on how material pursuits can derail us in much the same way as drugs and drink, disconnecting us … Continue reading

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Slave to the corporate Father Christmas

In the spirit of the Christmas season I have written a Christmas themed poem this week. It’s related to the darker side of Christmas, which is that of the retailer’s struggles to get people to part with their cash. It’s … Continue reading

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