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Stirrings of Progress!

I’ve been wanting to use this photo for quite a while. The last time I featured this building was as long ago as August 2012! Yes, then I took a few photos of a young French lady doing a graphic … Continue reading

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A Kick in the Teeth?

On the odd occasion one gets the impression that those in power don’t really care too much for the average Jolene Shampoo. They make the rules… they break some longstanding ones and if all things are equal then they get … Continue reading

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Abandoned Part 2 – WPhotoC

Last Saturday I mentioned that I most likely have more to offer on the theme of abandonment… so, why not give you a gallery of painful memories. The pain is not necessarily mine but I’m sure you’ll agree when I … Continue reading

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Bring On 2014 – Continue The Upward Trend!

Yes, bring it on! I’m looking forward to what this year brings. I’m looking forward to the continuation of the upward trend. I suppose life is all about ups and downs… lows and highs… cycles… more of the same within … Continue reading

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Ever Wondered?

How often have you looked deceit in the eye and known you were virtually powerless to open your mouth? You could say something or raise an eyebrow but that would mean you’ve challenged the establishment once too often. Termination of … Continue reading

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Have You Ever Wondered?

Have you ever wondered if that day will come? That day of all days when you’ll stay on the ground. That day when the fight will seem no longer worth fighting. That day, when it seems as if the unfairness … Continue reading

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WWWWWT – Recession

Recession… A period of temporary economic decline during which trade and industrial activity are reduced, generally identified by a fall in GDP in… The action of receding; motion away from an observer. Double Dip Recession… When gross domestic product (GDP) … Continue reading

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Work Week 1 Down… Only 51 To Go…

Sounds ridiculous, does it not? Week one gone… only 51 to go. Yes… but that’s the reality of it all… or is it? Last year this time I was coming to terms with my first week back at (paid) employment … Continue reading

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