The causes and consequences of thinking there’s an office conspiracy By Alex Fradera We’re all familiar with gossip in the workplace, both the benign variety – did you know Tom is applying for X-Factor? – as well as more serious talk concerned with perceived injustices, such as the real reason for that recent promotion. When such speculations insinuate a group working together to achieve secret ends, we’re into the realm of conspiracy theory. New research in the British Jo..
How Does Cancer Of The Appendix Develop & What Are Its Signs & Symptoms? : Every year, up to 1,000 Americans are diagnosed with cancer of the appendix. The digestive system includes the appendix, which is located near to where the large intestine and small intestine are connected to each other. Both benign (non-cancerous) and malignant (cancerous) tumors can develop in...
Fantasy. Ninety-year-old Patricia Cowan has two sets of memories, not to mention two different families who come to visit her in the nursing home (where her room sometimes has navy blue curtains, sometimes pale green blinds). Although her caregivers believe that she suffers from dementia, Patricia suspects that her life decisions may, in fact, have changed history and created two distinct, branching timelines.
The glaistig is a creature from Scottish mythology, a type of fuath. It is also known as maighdean uaine (green maiden), and may appear as a woman of beautiful or monstrous mien, as a half-woman half-goat similar to a satyr, or in the shape of a goat. The lower goat half of her hybrid form is usually disguised by a long, flowing green robe or dress, and the woman often appears grey with long yellow hair.The glaistig could serve in legend as both a malign and benign creature.