Monthly Archives: July 2015

The Stars

Stars. The word conjures up many ideas. To me the word star brings to mind several things. The first of these is a painting. It hung at my high school. It had a Fibonacci spiral which mathematically interested me. I’ve … Continue reading

Posted in Thursday's Thoughts | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Nationalism

Nationalism is the belief that a group of people with similar beliefs or of a similar race or culture should belong to the same nation. Nationalism can have both positive and negative consequences. A positive consequence of nationalism is national … Continue reading

Posted in Educate Me, Monthly Musings | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Why I’m Grateful For School

I live in a country where I have been blessed with the gift of affordable education. Many of my friends from school were not that excited. However for most of my life, I would wake up excited that I could go … Continue reading

Posted in Thursday's Thoughts | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

My Own Opinion

The way that I see the world is this. It is a place where each person appears to have the freedom to their own opinion. Yet I hear stories about people being jailed for posting a picture on Facebook. Or … Continue reading

Posted in Thursday's Thoughts | Tagged , | Leave a comment

The Way We See Ourselves

From what I have seen in my life and the lives of those around me, our lives are being increasingly shaped by another person’s life. Whilst I suppose this has been true throughout history, the rise of social media and the … Continue reading

Posted in Thursday's Thoughts | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Circumstances

To celebrate one month of blogging, I’m going to allow my blog to be searchable by search engines. I’m trying to write about something that is relevant to me in the hope that it will be relevant to someone else. … Continue reading

Posted in Thursday's Thoughts | Tagged , | Leave a comment