How much energy will it take?

Yesterday my daughter started giggling in the back seat of the car. And she giggled so much she couldn’t stop. I said “Be careful or you’ll run out of batteries” Which made her laugh even more. Measuring energy can abstract. But we know it’s a real thing. How much energy will it take to turn…

Is there a problem?

I had a teacher called Mr Durham. He told my mother that I had a PROBLEM. Apparently, I kept standing up and walking out of class because I was bored. I can vouch that this is probably true. To me he was boring (other than the fact he drove the miniature train at the local…

The world is one big battery

As the ice caps melt, it’s easy to be sad or even angry. But surely, without belief in something better, we end up charging the battery negative? Pee’ing in the swimming pool for everyone? Whereas the more the positive energy wins. The better things get. So we all know our job. It’s a simple one.…

The Abundance Factory

Each bodily function was carried out by a different mini “factory”. Eating food would be one of those discussed in polite company. (Some of the others, you just have to giggle and use your imagination) Anyway moving on… Your mind is a factory too. Some people squander the opportunity to innovate and create great things…

Doing what you were born to do

My dog is a golden retriever. That means he likes to fetch things. Obviously that’s not great news for the chickens in the garden. They object to being retrieved. I guess back in the mists of time, his ancestors were bred to fetch dead birds for hunters. But let’s be clear. That “skill” was simply…

The circus tent illusion…

As a child there was a real fascination when the circus came to town. The folks inside the circus seemed to inhabit another world. Their own world. And their gates were locked. They were different somehow. But to anyone inside the circus, the perspective was reversed. THEIRS was the real world. The people outside were…