Category Archives: Camping

The Long Ride Pt1

My plan initially was to make the 3,038 km ride from Katanning to Halls Creek in a leisurely 8 to 10 days.  That plan was scotched, first by the revelation that having been employed for more than three years, I was … Continue reading

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A New Direction

It is a well-known fact that one should not post anything on-line about one’s job or one’s employers unless one is posting cheerful and positive stuff. Anything else might be taken amiss and could lead to disciplinary procedures.  In fact … Continue reading

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A Brief History of Time

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Ad Serving

The Internet thinks it knows me.  I check out a couple of motorcycle sites and the advertising to which they decide to expose me suddenly becomes filled with –  not ads for bikes (they clearly assume,  correctly, I already have … Continue reading

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Rocky Gully Ride 2014

The guys gathered again on Friday night for s barbecue and a swag night at Sue and Roy’s but I stayed home that night having been a bit poorly on Friday. Something I ate on Wednesday night.  Free food can … Continue reading

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Continuing Alone

Further to my interrupted thoughts on going it alone, I have spent much of the last week pondering the apparent inevitability of ending my days without a partner.  It seriously does not concern me any longer, and indeed is becoming … Continue reading

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Helping Google Maps

What is wrong with this picture? One of the problems I have with the GPS is even worse on Google Maps.  In the map above, GM does not believe there is a road through the park between points B & … Continue reading

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