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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 Necessity 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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The ‘Search for Meaning’ Soap Opera

“Nothing is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so”, wrote Shakespeare.

Interpreting things and finding meaning for them is so automatic we don’t generally question it. Our minds provide an endless parade of interpretations and meanings in the personal soap opera we call thinking.

There is another way, but you may not like it.

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Change Happens Anyway

The process of acceptance, when we come to terms with and adapt to change, is called transition. Transition takes time. It too might be gradual or quick, but it is always takes longer than we’d wish.

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