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Last Saturday in May 2018

Today, on the 26th of May, we spend the afternoon with two of our friends in the Dapto Leagues Club after having had Lunch with them at the club’s Treasure Court Restaurant. 153 more words


Book Review: "Three Things About Elsie" by Joanna Cannon

I was fortunate to be given a signed copy of Joanna Cannon’s second book by friends for my birthday back in January. (Her first book, … 1,130 more words

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Faustian Offers Refuted



He has brought me here 
Recycled my life 
To revive my youth
Its promise given to me again 
To tempt my taste for change… 72 more words


Age - a contrapuntal poem for dVerse

Half killed by lightning
paper doll
left burnt and broken
stubbornly pushing out
against the window, fluttering
green leaves, each spring
in the soft breath of the day, 119 more words


Can I Still Do CrossFit?

The answer is always, always yes.

First, I want to ask you an important question: what’s your excuse?

I’ve been reflecting on my old excuse as I near closer to my one-year anniversary of starting CrossFit: “I’ve tried to lose weight in the past and it’s never worked.

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At least 4 million people missing out on vital benefits each year

At least 4 million people missing out on vital benefits each year – because of the way you apply for them

A charity has warned that one in three older people could be losing out on crucial benefits and council tax reductions.  534 more words



Today Peter and I walked along this path. There was a lot of work for the Blue Mile Project going on. So this path did lead us to the Continental Pool where it did not go any further. 293 more words