Is work the whole of life or a necessary evil?

Lewis Hine, Spinner in Globe Cotton Mill, Augusta, Georgia, 1909. Source: Wikimedia Commons

Work is what we do to stay alive. From the dawn of time, work of one sort or another has been the means for us to provide ourselves and our families with food, clothing and shelter. But as civilisation developed, work became quantified and commodified. In some industrialised nations, it’s…

Stand by for Space Pod 253/2022

Photo by SpaceX on Unsplash

I wake up in the middle of the night, sweating. I have a dream where I’m falling, falling into space. I get up early feeling somewhat washed-out and wait for the Facetime call from Mum and my sister-in-law Gina. ‘Hello, Sweetie!’ says Mum, as usual. ‘How are you?’ ‘I’m fine!’…

Jane Lynch

Married with 2 gorgeous adult kids who have flown the nest. Finding my writing feet & enjoying every minute of it! Inspiration comes from anywhere & everything.

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