In this category are any writings by Hole Ousia that are about or share the goal of improving well-being. There is no objective divide between two cultures of ‘science and humanities’ and this will be reflected in this category

A dry fountain that once gushed and sparkled in the sunlight

The very last day of 1911 [as reported in the Stirling Observer]:

‘When organisations’ behaviours betray their value statements’

This perspective was shared in the latest BMJ and begins: The author then shares a worry: The author goes on to remind us that many of the chronic difficulties encountered … Continue reading ‘When organisations’ behaviours betray their value statements’

A full page advert [on the inside of the front cover]

This full page advert is on the inside of the front cover of the current BMJ:The makers of this Gabapentinoid drughave marketed it for the following: I have no particular … Continue reading A full page advert [on the inside of the front cover]

Where recorded history has gone astray: Rabbie Burns

Rabbie Burns made two [recorded] visits to Stirlingshire.  Of these visits,  the most definitive account was published in 1899: Betty Black’s Inn. ‘PH’ bottom left, off Brook Street First OS  … Continue reading Where recorded history has gone astray: Rabbie Burns