Evan on March 31st, 2010

I have just added a new link to my blogroll (at the side of the screen). It is to a site about how to make stuff for yourself. This applies to things directly related to health – like food. It is also related to saving the planet – minimising energy expended in production and distribution […]

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Evan on March 30th, 2010

Apologies to my newsletter subscribers. I let other stuff get on top of me and so didn’t get to send a newsletter this week. I hope to be back to normal next week. Apologies once again, Evan Bookmark It Hide Sites

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Evan on March 30th, 2010

I have a guest post on the Psychology, Philosophy and Real Life blog. It investigates the phrase, “I couldn’t live with myself if . . .” which I find very striking. I tease out that there is a me and a self implied in this statement – that can live happily or unhappily together. It […]

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Evan on March 28th, 2010

Early to Middle Adulthood Leaving Fusion I got to work with a couple of other Christian groups – largely unsuccessfully. I also fell in love. This was the first time (and so far the only time) I have fallen in-love in the intense and intensely sexual sense of the term. I love my current partner […]

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Evan on March 25th, 2010

I’ve just added a new link in the sidebar to a site called drugwatch.com. It it full of information about the side effects what drugs are used to treat what conditions and (most importantly) what the side-effects of these drugs are. I think drugwatch.com is a hugely valuable resource. Would you like to feel less […]

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Evan on March 24th, 2010

I am having a dialogue with Sarah Luczaj over on the Psychology, Philosophy and Real Life blog. It is about our experience and how it relates to who we are. We don’t know much about what goes in the world, and we are unaware of much that goes on in ourselves too (there is physical […]

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Evan on March 20th, 2010

Part 3 Early Adulthood One of the great good fortunes of my life was to join an organisation called Fusion Australia – now Fusion International. It is a christian based, non-denominational, youth and community work organisation. Staff were paid by donation (called ‘living by faith’ in the Evangelical jargon) – so few of us were […]

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Evan on March 16th, 2010

My guest post on the Psychology, Philosophy and Real Life blog this week is about how we all rely on those who have gone before us – and how we have heroes. It is called The View from the Shoulders – from the proverb that ‘if we can see far it is because we stand […]

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