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Thank you to all of you who took the trouble to email me about the typing error in my title The Necssity of Solitude.

Its always affirming to know that people are reading the blog, and that you care enough to point out the (dare I say ‘occasional’) errors and omissions.

I hope that I can continue to inform and entertain you and, just so that you know, I am working on a subscriber forum for the blog so that you can share your ideas and opinions when you feel inspired to.

Best wishes

Barry.

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Never Mind What Others Think

what others think

Even though we don’t realise it when we say we know what someone thinks about something, we are guessing. Even mind-reading – in a fairground or on stage – is trickery.

Yet we often allow our own thoughts and behaviour to be goverened by what we claim someone else will think. Maybe it’s time to review what we ‘know’.

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One thing better

Getting things done is not half as satisfying as doing things well. This is because we get personal satisfaction from giving something all our attention, doing it to the best of our abilities, being absorbed in it while we are doing it, and looking back with pride at a job well done.
“Enough time” has nothing to do with it, as you’ll see.

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