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More than a year

I realize that only a year has gone by, but it feels like so much more. Between all the things I’ve gone through the past 365 days it feels like a lot more than just that. 571 more words

Polar Bears and Cookies

As far as I’m concerned, there’s no better way to start a new year than joining a swarm of people, some still drunk from the night before, many dressed for Halloween, to run en masse, screaming, shouting and swearing, into a very chilly ocean. 245 more words

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My confession

I have a confession.  A secret that I’ve only been brave enough to tell people anonymously until a few months ago, when I finally told Dan, my husband.  1,075 more words


Fishing on the Mōkihinui River

This photo was taken on the shores of the Mōkihinui River on the West Coast of the South Island/Te Waipounamu on New Year’s day. New Year’s eve was spent in a town called Hector with a population of 200~ people, where I stayed at a mate’s family bach*. 218 more words