Monthly Archives: October 2012

A powerful documentary on GM food – please watch!

Followers of this blog will be familiar with my complaints against the BBC for its de facto championing of the GM industry. I have just watched a powerful documentary on the evils of this technology, in which various credible doctors, veterinarians, … Continue reading

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Another testimony from a stressed and depressed veterinarian

UPDATE 7 FEBRUARY 2018: A correspondent has just published a short story about the stresses of veterinary practice, based, of course, on her own experiences. UPDATE 2 DECEMBER 2017: A correspondent who is currently writing a more serious book on … Continue reading

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Words of wisdom from Eckhart Tolle’s “The Power of Now”.

I have just finished reading Eckhart Tolle’s The Power of Now.   I was surprised by how good I found it. The last chapter (“The Meaning of Surrender”) seemed particularly resonant, not least the section below, which I hope he … Continue reading

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