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Book Review: Parenting Without God

Parenting Without God: Experiences of a Humanist Mother, by Jane Wynne Wilson I found the tone of Parenting Without God to be rather obnoxious, which considering my own position on its subject matter and the fact that I’m a Dawkins … Continue reading

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#amwriting

Occasionally I have had recourse to the above twitter tag, entirely without irony, and to amuse myself.

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The trouble with parenting manuals

The trouble with parenting manuals is that the idea of a set of instructions for a human being is just preposterous; no human beings fit neatly into a predictable description formulated by someone who has never met them. Our children … Continue reading

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This is just to say – William Carlos Williams

I have eaten the plums that were in the icebox and which you were probably saving for breakfast. Forgive me they were delicious so sweet and so cold.

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