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Going all profesh...

Now I know I said in previous posts that we would steer away from making this a weather blog BUT, I’m sorry! Have you not seen the big ball in the sky? 505 more words

Off The Peg

the fine art of txt spk

I feel like texting is an art form in itself.

So much time can be spent drafting and rephrasing the same two sentences to ensure that the correct message is expressed in the right tone through this form which actually leaves just about everything open to interpretation. 93 more words

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Call For Ideas

The exchange between Runesligner and myself on the spectrum of play was interesting and informative, and has been getting consistently good page views. Thinking on it, there have been a lot of good comments from other readers that most likely don’t get viewed by the casual reader, so here is my casual, but official, call for folks to submit response pieces to… 110 more words

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Men & Menstruation

Tamz asked me to write a guest post for her, so here I am! So lets talk about periods, from a man’s point of view. 377 more words

General Ramblings

Today's wildlife......

…… the rusty tussock moth caterpillar. Fast wee bugger too.

General Ramblings

Song Lyrics I Got Horribly Wrong #387

Elton John, Goodbye Yellow Brick Road

…back to the howling old owl in the woods,
humpin’ the horny back toad.

Have you ever discovered you were totally messing up a song’s lyrics?


A year. Ahem.

Yes, yes… it’s been a year since my last post. Let’s move on.

Lots happened. I broke up with my partner, I renovated (and sold!) my rental property, I moved twice, changed roles at work, turned 40, went to Bhutan, went to Rarotonga… it’s been a bit mad. 262 more words

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