Monthly Archives: April 2012

Can anyone heal you?

As a keen observer and participant in the world of alternative medicine, I find myself either asking or being asked about the authenticity of faith healing. (By faith healing, I mean healing by spiritual means) In times gone by, when … Continue reading

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Skeptikerens sjekkliste

Som student innenfor alternativ medisin støter jeg stadig på folk som enten aldri har hørt om homeopati, eller går rett på sak og beskiver årsaken til sin skepsis med entusiasme.  Det finnes i tillegg en annen, litt mer sjarmerende type skeptiker, … Continue reading

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Hei, er noen der ute?

“… just nod if you can hear me, is there anyone home?”. Er det slik Roger Waters fra det engelske rockebandet Pink Floyd skildrer fraværet av det moderne menneskets evne til å tenke selv? Det er mulig jeg har misforstått, … Continue reading

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Suggestions for respecting fellow humans

I like the word commandment about as much as I appreciate dogma. In plain English: NOT.  However it must be said to be true that most of us are living by some moral code even if its one we never acknowledge. … Continue reading

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Goodnight stars…

When evening settles and the sky soulfully blackens, I often find myself gazing into the galaxies wishing I had more time to study them. Astronomy has long been a fascinating hobby of mine, and horoscopes equally so, but as with … Continue reading

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Have faith in flowers

After the sun finally set on our (hopefully) peaceful easter breaks, we return to that exciting but challenging treadmill, commercially known as everyday life.  After surrendering to that welcome break, we may now find ourselves with a sensation of being … Continue reading

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Can addiction antidote our apocalypse?

   At one time or another, in our perpetually flowing existences we may find ourselves unintentionally floating in one of  life´s emotional backwaters. Aquatic novices, unable to see a shoreline, or perhaps we were not even looking for one. Bobbing … Continue reading

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