Category Archives: Optimism

I just dropped in

I just dropped in to proffer an explanation of my absence from this blog for the past 18 months or so. In a word, depression. I have been beset with mental health problems my entire adult life. I have at … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Climate Change, Conservative Party, Drugs, Hope, Humour, Keeping It Real, Nanny State, National Party, Optimism, Prohibition, Psalms, Psychology, Righteous Rants, Shrinkage, Slayer, State Rape, Tax, Workplace Safety | 5 Comments

10th Anniversary of the passing of Rev John Steele Clark. Minister, Teacher, Farmer of the Coromandal (Repost)

Today is the 10th anniversary of my Grand Father, John Steele Clark’s death. He was a wonderful and inspirational person. The Greatest human being I have ever known. I was blessed beyond measure to have him as my Granddad. I … Continue reading

Posted in Good, Hope, Keeping It Real, Liberate your Mind!, Love, Mercy, Optimism, Outstanding Individual Contributions, Peace | Leave a comment

Falling to Pieces …. Thank’s for the music Scott Weiland

Now I am going to say some things that will upset some folk… yet It must be said… It keeps getting swept under the carpet… so that the party can carry on. Though an indisputable Icon of Grunge, Scott was … Continue reading

Posted in Break on through to the other side, Faith, Grace, Grunge, Heaven, Hedonism, Hell, Hope, Imbeciles In Large Numbers, Jim Morrison and the Doors, Liberate your Mind!, Love, Merciful Grace, Miley Cyrus, Optimism, Outstanding Individual Contributions, Satan Laughing Spreads His Wings, Sheeple, There is a God!, Uncategorized, Zombies | 3 Comments

New Zealand Tribute to Dr Robert H Schuller. Great Christian Possibility Thinker. 1926-2015.

“Theistic Faith is Optimistic and springs from a Possiblity Thinker, whereas Atheistic doubt is Pessimistic and springs from an Impossiblity thinker”. Robert Schuller Senior. It is with both sadness and pleasant memories, that I and my wife joy say good … Continue reading

Posted in Easy Listening, Faith, Freedom, Hope, Liberate your Mind!, Love, Merciful Grace, Optimism, Outstanding Individual Contributions, Psychology, Truth, Uncategorized | 3 Comments

The second greatest man who ever lived

See also Disposable Heroes.

Posted in Cannabis, Epistemology, Forgiveness, Freedom, Humour, Imbeciles In Large Numbers, Jesus FTW!, Malaclypse the Younger, Narcissism, NZ First, Optimism, Personal Identity, Psychology, Qu'est-ce que c'est?, Robert Anton Wilson, Semantics, What Have You Been Smoking? | 3 Comments