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About Uisce úr

Though I am old with wandering Through hollow lands and hilly lands, I will find out where she has gone, And kiss her lips and take her hands; And walk among long dappled grass, And pluck till time and times are done, The silver apples of the moon, The golden apples of the sun.

The Kipper – Bacon of the Sea

Originally posted on Hodophilia:
Bacon of the Sea The so-called Scottish Kipper actually originated in the cold salty seas around Iceland, although it is now all but extinct in the wild.  A saltier fish than most, it used to inhabit…

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I have moved

This blog is full  The next installment is HERE

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Predestination – film review

An almost faultless adaption of Heinlein’s short story “All You Zombies” This film brings the credibility back to the genre of Science Fiction, which has been poorly-served by the movie industry, concentrating as it has lately on monsters in space, … Continue reading

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From the new site. 

Only Five Years? April 13, 2015AlanLeave a comment Five years ago today, in Fiji, I received the news that changed the direction and meaning of my life. Forever. I can’t believe it is only five years. It feels like forever. … Continue reading

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This is the end My only Friend, The end… I had over forty photos to upload to the previous post.  Halfway through uploading them. WordPress informed me there was not enough memory for any more.  I had been warned before … Continue reading

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Nearly a Crocodile

A pleasant New Years Eve day, exploring a short way along the Duncan Road again. Duncan road is not in very good condition at present. It was closed until the day before yesterday and though the rivers have gone down, the … Continue reading

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Stupid People.

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Fuckwit of the Year

My nomination:  Click to visit the website.  At first I thought it might be satire.  If it is, it goes too far.  If it is not, I weep for humanity.

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A very quiet Christmas.  The quietest and possibly loneliest for years, despite having Christmas morning breakfast with my new colleagues and neighbours.  But remarkably free of depression and negativity.  Perhaps because I feel I am where I want to be, and I … Continue reading

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A Good Time

Wandering up the street last evening I came upon a quite attractive young lady who was, I thought, clad rather skimpily even for this hot climate.  She asked me if I would like to have a good time. I was not … Continue reading

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