Tag Archives: DICTION

10 Years On

From 10 years ago I commented on this BBC report: http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/newsnight/2007/12/who_should_pay.html “Addiction is a disease, a syndrome of various symptoms that relate back to a tap-root of meaninglessness and erroneous material or behavioural prioritisation within a personal or community expression.It … Continue reading

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The Poor

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poverty_in_the_United_Kingdom?wprov=sfla1 The spiritual principle behind poverty is succinctness itself at this time of remembering Christ, the sparseness of the conditions surrounding His birth, the attitude He had toward the money-lenders in The Temple when He threw them out and the … Continue reading

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Denial

On the radio today I heard a discussion about counselling people through denial when their children die tragically, as in the Korean ferry sinking that happened recently. The expert described denial as an incoherence of narration, a breakdown of inner … Continue reading

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