Category Archives: fires and disasters

Found Poem

I mentioned I watched A Night to Remember last week. Today I found this:   Found Poem (Titanic Story) I could see the lights Of the ship Starting to go under Water, Then soundlessly, Perhaps a mile away, It just went … Continue reading

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Hole in time..

Norefjell 2014-01-05. En stille skitur, plutselig skjer det noe 50 meter fra løypa. Kraftlinje på 132 kV tilhørende EB nett. Overslaget varte i minst 5 minutt” Bad news people, an interdimensional portal 50 meters high has opened in the forest. … Continue reading

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The Great Career Limiting Move

A year ago today, I wrote of the Australia Day Breakfast, and that it did not have my official sanction.  I am pleased to report that this year the event is authorised by a permit issued with my signature, and … Continue reading

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Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?

Every community has one.  There is a gentleman in the Shire (we shall call him Mr Smithbrownjones) who, when he is taking his medication, is a decent sort, as most people are.  However, at other times he is best described as … Continue reading

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Another Anniversary

Another Anniversary.  Instead of writing about it yet again,  here is something completely different:  some pictures to look at.   When all is said and done, Life has been good to me.

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We Didn’t Start the Fire

The days have been hot and dry lately. The night before last it was still 32 degrees celsius at 11pm when I went to bed. Last night was a much more pleasant and cool at a mere 24 degrees at … Continue reading

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Barrett’s Privateers

Oh, the year was 1778, How I wish I was in Sherbrooke now! A letter of marque came from the king, To the scummiest vessel I’d ever seen, God damn them all!  I was told We’d cruise the seas for … Continue reading

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