Language is amazing, but words are inert

I've been experimenting alot with lucid dreaming throughout my years, which has made the concept of sleep something I on occasion look forward too, for other reasons than rest or tiredness. I'm not there yet, but I'm working on creating another part…

On looking for a job

I personally regard looking for a job as a dreadful experience / roller coaster.The only good part I can think of is the futures you imagine as the job descriptions settle into the back of your mind but that is also a bad part since most of them if…

Obsessive or Prudent? Our Life Online.

PERHAPS WE ALL HAVE at least one obsession. Maybe it is a guilty obsession we keep to ourselves, or maybe it is one to which we feel an apostolic commitment. Some of us have more than one. This post is not directly about religion, but in a world…

Dow Theory tl;dr

A form of technical analysis from the1800s by Charles Dow. There are 6 parts to this theory. Theory basically tries to answer "how does a market feel about an asset?" …

Happy Dragon Boat Festival

It is on the 5th Day of the 5th Lunar Month in Chinese calendar.Well, mainly, I want to share this poem, the reflection on the journey of life through the dumpling we ate during the festival.…

Missing My Patients

I graduated nursing school in 1997. Since then, I've worked in the Operating Room, ICU, Pre-Op, and PACU. I've been a nurse manager, cardiac clinical coordinator, and charge nurse. I've done things and seen things you can't even imagine. But what is…

Travelling by train again

For various reasons it turned out to be impracticable for family to come and see me at half term, so it was agreed I would go and see them. That means a 160 mile journey to Leeds. I was reluctant to drive, as anyone acquainted with the M60 and M62…

Are we just a fluke?

From what I have read it seems like we are the only conscious beings around in quite the distance. not even fully in control, its like we are driving something that we think is a car but we cant really understand, from it's roof Mr Bean style and…