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Halcyon actively monitors change covering more than 150 key elements of life.

The 52:52:52 project, launching both on this site and on Twitter at the beginning of 2023 will help you address 52 issues with 52 responses over 52 weeks.

A Mundane Comedy will be Dominic Kelleher's new book, published in early 2023. Extracts will appear on this site and on my social media accounts the final quarter of 2022. Please get in touch with any questions or thoughts.

Talent

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There is nothing remarkable about it. All one has to do is hit the right keys at the right time and the instrument plays itself - Johann Sebastian Bach

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Every gift has been heaped on his cradle: absolute sanity and the deepest sensibility, the clearest vision and the quickest responsiveness, penetrating insight and unfailing generosity of judgement, an exquisite perception of the world and an unerring instinct for the significant, for the essential in the life of men and women, the clearest mind, the warmest heart, the largest sympathy - and all that in perfect measure. There's enough there to ruin the prospects of any writer - Conrad on Turgenev http://www.bryanappleyard.com/blog/2008/09/conrad-on-turgenev.php

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When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, I used everything you gave me - Erma Louise Bombeck, American author, humourist

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There is nothing remarkable about it. All one has to do is hit the right keys at the right time and the instrument plays itself - Johann Sebastian Bach

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The unskilled blacksmith blames the iron - Aligieri Dante

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Talent works, genius creates - Robert Schumann

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Skill is the new source of security in the 21st Century - Morty Bahr, president, Communications Workers Association