The World is Connected

Remember the time when the hot potato was the "six degrees of separation"? At that time it seemed strange and surprising, and completely unimaginable. But that was the time before the social media. (Six degrees of separation) But now, I wonder if hat has changed, and rapidly. First we had some experimental social media platforms …

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Superficial Us

When did we become superficial? Or have we always been that way, at least to some extent? I'm following a few LGBTIQ groups in Facebook, where there has been discussions about the types of people that people are attracted to. At the same time in the other, more business oriented, group same is discussed but …

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Work Related Stress

I had a chat with my Father several days ago, before actually going for a holiday in Spain. We talked about the abundance of new illnesses that have sprung up in the last decade or so. They didn't used to have things like burn out back in the day, and people seemed to have a …

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The Difficulty Of Finding Job

I'll let you all in on a secret, I'm looking for a new job. And because the job and me are not at the same place, it seems to pose some difficulties. Also what I have noticed is that me being in my very early 40s doesn't apparently make it easier. Earlier on I thought …

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Value for Money

We are going to travel to Malaga next Sunday for a quick holiday and also to check out opportunities. And of course I will be blogging about our trip in Two and a Dog blog of ours. As a cold spell is currently holding Finland in its grip (-15°C as I write) and temperature is …

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Prayers And Pain

I saw an interesting piece of news from The Independent about back pain and prayer postures. Whilst reading, my inner little nurse got curious and I started to think about my own prayers. When I first reverted to Islam, after few days of prayer I noticed that my muscles had gotten sore, and also I …

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Star Trek

I have to confess something... I am a Trekkie! I have been since I saw the Original Series on TV when I was about six. What enchanted me about the series back then was the adventure, the sci-fi of the whole thing. One of the highlights of my fandom was in 1995 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin …

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