Tag Archives: goal directed illness

Don’t Stockpile Poison

I wasn’t at all surprised when a temporary break turned into a full scale retirement from blogging by the proprietor of Shakesville. I’m a believer in metaphoric illness (physical manifestations of a non-medical problem in a person’s life) and goal … Continue reading

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Getting Ahead Through Getting Sick

I’ve mentioned before that getting sick is an effective way of solving many problems in Poland. The experience of a very good friend of mine is a case in point. This friend works within an institution providing  a taxpayer funded … Continue reading

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