Category Archives: Life, don’t talk to me about life!

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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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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Planning the Trip to Hall’s Creek

Originally posted on Motorcycles Across Australia:
The Silver Lady has a new rear tyre and has been fully serviced in readiness for the three thousand kilometre ride next week.  She feels as eager to go as I. As I will…

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Why?

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i am typing one-handed.  my left arm is now in a sling. the most sophisticated of slings i have ever seen.  a veritable rolls-royce of slings.  it is like motorcycle jacket, armoured and padded and fitted with accessories. so complicated … Continue reading

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