Saying something not so stupid

I am returning, just briefly, to the comments of Joey Barton and my previous post and I am relenting. I have been feeling sorry that I said what Joey Barton tweeted was stupid, when he said that ‘Suicide is a mix of the most tragic, most selfish, most terrible...

Saying something stupid

Joey Barton is an English footballer affected by the death of Gary Speed. Then he went and spoiled it all by saying something stupid like: If not stupid Joey Barton’s view is uninformed and ill-considered. Before anyone concludes that suicide might be a selfish...

Vale Ilya Zhitomirskiy

Ilya Zhitomirskiy died by suicide this week. He was 22 and one of the co-founders of the yet to be launched social networking site Diaspora* He was described as “a great friend and a brilliant person.” Too few deaths by suicide are reported in the news,...

Highly Unusual

As I walked home from the shops today, I looked at the clouds being herded across the sky by the wind while my thoughts were roaming free-range across my mind’s sky. I was thinking about normal, how I define normal, how I perceive normal. I don’t imagine I...