What to say to ‘What do you do?’

In Australian this question is followed immediately by your name. In Europe,you could know someone for months before this questions comes up, (possibly because of higher unemployment) or could it be as civilisations mature their questions do too. Either way, we’ve been trained to label ourselves. 'I’m a designer, an architect, an accountant, a rocket scientist, a teacher, a philosopher, a COO. I used to be a project manager, now I’m a stay at home Mum.' Roddy Doyle of the Commitments...

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Spiritual stuff vs Material stuff

Is spiritual just fluff and is material all there is? The dictionary defines spiritual as relating to or affecting the human spirit or soul as opposed to material or physical things. The antonyms are physical, material, corporeal, mundane Personally I need both and I would suggest we all do in these times of information overload, fundamentalist terrorism, quickening change, leaders who are self obsessed, economies that seem to be serving their administrators and businesses that serve their shareholders rather than...