The name’s Michael H. @MichaelForShort.

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Stoicism Cold Shower Experiment

Stoicism Cold Shower Experiment

The Stoics have a lot to teach us in this modern world of ours. I’m a great fan. One of the practices of Stoicism is to take something you find pleasurable, and imagine yourself losing it forever, so that you can “rehearse” for the time when you might actually lose it. Another version is to […]

Dreaming of Barnacles

Dreaming of Barnacles

I had the most peculiar dream last night. I was in Shrewsbury Market Hall (@markethallshrew) and saw some giant barnacles for sale. This was not at the fish and seafood stall as you might expect, but at one of the fruit and veg stalls. I’d never seen them for sale before – I didn’t even […]

Hello and Welcome!

Hello and Welcome!

Hello! This is Michael H. (Michael for short). This is the place where, over time, you will be able to get a feel for the person behind some of my other business enterprises, find out what makes me tick, what makes me cross, what inspires me. Why would you care? Well, I hope very much […]