Category Archives: epilepsy

true survivor little kid

Elton John sang the song which included the lines: I’m still standing… looking like a true survivor, feeling like a little kid. One of the reasons I persist with FB is that there are several groups on my page, associated … Continue reading

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totalitarian state

I am in the process of applying for disability status with Centrelink, the Australian Federal department responsible for distributing assistance to those in need. I see young people heading off to work of a morning, and refuse to feel guilty … Continue reading

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Job Network

The old Commonwealth Govt dept: the CES or Commonwealth Employment Service used to interview the unemployed and motivate them towards re-employment. Today, in the spirit of contemporary bureaucracy, governments have on-sold their assets; the wife of a previous Prime Minister … Continue reading

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a la recherche du temps perdu

Proust’s famous novel title says it all about the importance of memory in the landscape of human activity. Last Feb I holidayed in Bangkok where late one Fri night after a sumptuously spicy meal I was woken by my travelling … Continue reading

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