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Smarten-up to Britomart

Despite my fascination with far-off destinations, getting about my own home town helps me connect more with the environment and become involved in the community. I find it helps to have a little savvy with happenings close to home by reading local papers or simply googling say, ‘what’s on in Auckland’ for instant information. 629 more words


New discoveries

Exams and a study-related excursion have prevented me from writing lately. Such a shame, as I was already running behind on schedule. I am not mentioning this by means of an excuse as to why I haven’t posted lately, but because the study excursion turned out to be a lot more succesful than I had expected. 700 more words


The news...

Okay, so, a lot has happened in a space of two to three weeks.

Biker Man and Wifey are moving. Yes, they are taking the two lights of my life (Cutie Pie and Noodle) and moving to a new suburb… 45 minutes away. 242 more words

Kat's Family

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When the chips are down, and the fields go brown, I reach out to my side. There you are, close by.

When my heart aches, and hot tears clog my eyes, I reach for the shoulder to lay my head. 92 more words