Category Archives: Hobbies

Swimming with Crocodiles

A quick visit with Des yesterday to Palm Springs, an oasis about 35 km out of town on the Duncan Road.  Palm Springs, as the name suggests, is a spring fed lake of modest size, with a few palm trees … Continue reading

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A Brief History of Time

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Dear Diary

Something is wrong. The black dog has me by the knee and is worrying me sore.  I had hoped for some good news this week, and I have had no word.  Val pointed out that no news is good news.  The … Continue reading

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The View from my Head

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New Get-Rich-Quick Scheme

I am looking for investors in my new toy company. Our first product will be the…   Investors please send cash cheques and money orders.  

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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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Avid followers of my exciting, fun-filled adventurous life will recall that I fell off my motorcycle at an intersection in Nabua, Fiji, due to stopping too abruptly at the traffic lights right on a patch of newly spilled oil.  Almost … Continue reading

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