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10 years ago today

It’s hard to believe, but on the 6th July 2006 I left Germany on a journey that would take me nearly ten years before I returned. My brother had taken me to an airport outside Berlin in the early morning … Continue reading

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How to travel through time

They say time travelling is impossible. Perhaps. If you want to go and have a chat to Marcus Aurelius about his reflections, you may not get lucky any time soon, if ever. But if you want to relive some of … Continue reading

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Degrees of separation

You always, somehow inevitably, know someone who knows someone who knows someone, who… *insert anything* I just found out that I know someone who knows someone, who’s friends with people that have been affected horribly by MH17. That’s only three … Continue reading


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Stolen time

This is a bit of a confession. Indulge me. I read this yesterday in an article I reblogged on Tumblr: “‘books are written with time stolen from other people’ (Paolo Bacigalupi? Anyway I heard it from him)”. It is true. … Continue reading

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