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Nov 25, 2023, 5:14 PM
Left and Right Unite and mutually assure our compassion
When driving on a straight road, Without traffic or pedestrians, If you let-go of the steering wheel for a few seconds, The car will travel straight for a time and then, start to veer to the left or the right – Part related to...
Nov 18, 2023, 3:26 PM
It is November. In case you hadn’t noticed. This week, I was told-off by one of my colleagues for excessive use of sarcasm. The moment related to a presentation I gave to a group of staff about dementia and delirium. I used the...
Nov 12, 2023, 1:06 PM
It’s not what you said, it’s the way you said it
I received a surprise reply to one of my postings on LinkedIn yesterday. It was in response to my blog about baby Kfir and his mum and the lies and manipulation of truth. Let’s start with the premise that what I...
Nov 11, 2023, 6:08 PM
Truth, Lies, and everything in between.
Since the 7th of October I have been trying to understand. After the shock After the horror After the disbelief, then realisation of the events, My aspiration has been to communicate. To rise above the misinformation. It has been impossible. Reality isn’t what it used to be, They...
Nov 5, 2023, 7:30 PM
Trying not to be cynical about events in Israel
In his book, The Jewish War Front, Ze’ev (Vladimir) Jabotinsky wrote of the way in which the Jews of Europe were used by Hitler and the Nazis as a means by facilitate their rise to power. If my memory serves me...
Nov 4, 2023, 9:47 PM
The miracle of the end
It begins with an image of Hundreds of thousands of people Marching. United, Demonstrating, Flags flying. I flash to the M&S Christmas Campaign, Now removed. Of the red and black, white and and green Party hats Charred in the fireplace. Then the baby, Carbonised, And the dead child Plump arms Caught in her father’s...
Oct 30, 2023, 11:28 AM
No news today
No milk today, my love has gone away. That is an irreverent opening. I am thinking and writing about the news. Were you ever told that ‘news’ stood for north, east, west, and south? I’m sure that’s just a coincidence. What is new? Ma-Kol Chadash? Last...
Oct 30, 2023, 12:31 AM
Colonial Rugby, Gaza, and Israel
I watched the Rugby World Cup Final last night. Held in Saint Denis, South Africa were the winners by one point. I am not a fan of rugby or any competitive sports – football, tennis, baseball; they all send me...
Dr Rod Kersh is a Consultant Physician working in Rotherham, South Yorkshire. I blog at www.almondemotion.com