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June 26, 2021
June 26, 2021

Gender Distress

Gender Distress              Word on the Week          26th June 2021. We were reminiscing this week about some of the characters we have known and the peculiarities that marked them out from others.   The conversation turned to one called Peter (not his real name) who had […]

June 19, 2021


Conversations                            Word on the Week                    19th June 2021. The G7 (Group of Seven) is an organisation of the world’s seven largest so-called advanced economies. They are Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the UK and the United States. Included, by invitation, is the EU.   They met, last weekend, in the Carbis Bay Hotel near St […]

June 12, 2021

Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs.

Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs   Word on the Week   12th June 2021. Christians sing!   The singing may not always be very musical but since it comes as an expression of the heart it will express profound feelings.   The King James version of the Bible translates Psalm 100 ‘Make a joyful noise unto the Lord’!   It […]

June 5, 2021

60 On the Clock

60 On the Clock               Word on the Week                    5th June 2021. Anniversaries inexorably arrive!   They take their subjects somewhat by surprise.   Certain of them are anticipated.   The big ticket occasions!   Then there are those, although significant enough in themselves, arrive rather late for festivities!   The big 60 which Betty and I celebrated this week […]