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See You Mate!(0)

April 1, 2020

On a stunningly beautiful day I took the train to Waikanae. As we passed a millpond-calm sea, sparkling in the sun, a young man and a senior citizen struck up a conversation. It seems they did not know each other, but the older man remarked on the lovely day and the younger one replied by saying that he was looking forward to walking home from the train.… More

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R.I.P. Death of a Computer

 

 

It’s still magic, even if you know how it’s done.

– Terry Pratchett, 1948-2015

A Hat Full of Sky

 

 

Artwork by Felicity Ann Nettles

Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.

– Arthur Clarke, 1917-2008
British science writer and inventor

Profiles of the Future

It was a quiet summer morning in 2018.… More

My Sister Mary


“A sister is a gift to the heart, a friend to the spirit, a golden thread to the meaning of life”.

“The best thing about a sister was that I always had a friend”.

“A sister is a type of angel on earth who helps you to be your best self”.More

The Legend of the Fourth Wise Man

Adapted by the Editor

Artaban lived in the mountains of ancient Persia. On the basis of his study of the planets and stars, he predicted the birth of a great King. He sold all his possessions in order to buy gifts for the King – a radiant blue sapphire, a perfect ruby and a spectacular pearl.… More


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