Ear nuggets!

Ear nuggets!

These are my purple ear nuggets! I got them from ACS in 2016 after developing hyperacusis; they helped me return to every-day life with all its noise(s) and now allow me to go to the cinema and to gigs again.

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Self Help

Although I’m a great fan of investing in self improvement, I’m not the most compatible with talking therapies. There are countless self help and therapy books available, many of them utter rubbish that just make you feel as if you’re being taken advantage off (ripped off, scammed, whatever you wish to call it).

Thankfully, there are exceptions. I would like to use this blog post to list a number of books that seriously helped me out over the years.

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Boob job

NO MORE BOOB JOBS ON THE NHS!” scream some of today’s headlines. “We should not be doing cosmetic work on the NHS,” says Britain’s Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt. With the next election less than a year away, that’s possibly a popular statement to make to voters. But what if the context of such a statement isn’t as black and white as presented? 

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Love for sale on eBay

UPDATE: The bass guitar was sold to a proud father who bought it for his young son. May he get to love and enjoy it as much as (or even more than) I have done.

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Manipulation (2007)

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Originally written in July 2007.

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  • (Audio) Books I liked or loved

    Dave Grohl - The Storyteller: Tales of Life and Music Fiona Hill - There Is Nothing For You Here: Finding Opportunity in the 21st Century James Felton - 52 Times Britain Was a Bellend: The History You Didn't Get Taught At School Adam Kay - This Is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor The Secret Barrister - The Secret Barrister: Stories of the Law and How It's Broken Flea - Acid for the Children Ronan Farrow - Catch and Kill: Lies, Spies and a Conspiracy to Protect Predators John Carreyrou - Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup Bob Woodward - Fear: Trump in the White House Mark Manson - The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life Tiffany Haddish - The Last Black Unicorn Darryl 'DMC' McDaniels - Ten Ways Not To Commit Suicide: A Memoir Ronald Reng - A Life Too Short: The Tragedy of Robert Enke Danny Wallace - Charlotte Street

    Tony Schumacher - An Army of One | A John Rossett Novel (3/3) Tony Schumacher - The British Lion | A John Rossett Novel (2/3) Tony Schumacher - The Darkest Hour | A John Rossett Novel (1/3) Benjamin Hoff, Lao Tse - The Tao of Pooh
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