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Three new Boffin and Mage stories

Here are three new short stories in the Mage and Boffin series. I hope you enjoy them. The stories are as follows: Sea Dragons – The dragons ask the Boffin and the Mage for help again, but these dragons don’t … Continue reading

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Five new stories

Over the past month and a bit I have written five new short stories in the Mage and Boffin series. The stories are as follows: The Great Scientist – The Boffin and the Mage find a space where the man … Continue reading

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So long. I may be back some time.

My first post on this blog was an introductory post, posted on January 24, 2013, and I’ve posted roughly once a week since that time. In recent times, it has become a real chore to keep up this schedule, and … Continue reading

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Shadows of Reality

Plato’s Allegory of the Cave has people chained in chairs facing a blank wall. All that they can see are the shadows cast on the wall of the cave. When they break free from their chains they discover that reality … Continue reading

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The Tyranny of the Minority

It would be nice if everyone could agree what is fair and what is not. In an ideal world a believer in a religion would agree with a believer in another religion that they both have the right to believe … Continue reading

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Waiting on God

I hate getting older. I hate the sensation of slowly losing my faculties. For example, I’m proud of my vocabulary, but these days I sometimes cannot bring a particular word. Or another word slips in in its place. For example, … Continue reading

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Shift to the Right

Embed from Getty Images All around the world, it seems, in the so-called democratic Western societies there is an ongoing shift to the right. What does “a shift to the right” mean? What does “the right” mean in the context … Continue reading

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