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In celebration of running fast

Last week I celebrated working my way back to what I regard as my peak fitness, measured by completing two full runs, being 14 laps of the park, including a full complement of 8 uphill sprints.  1,023 more words


In praise of slow cooking

One thing I have noticed to date on the Charles Six dot Zero voyage of discovery is that people keep asking if I am keeping busy. 575 more words


What is risk worth: does assuming greater risk equal greater productivity?

Well, that was exhausting! Applying for Seniors thingies and squaring away MyGov and the ATO involved phone calls, secret questions, password and mobile number resets, multiple emails, text message codes … but all in a good cause, protecting the security of my information, managing the risk of hacking and data breaches.   909 more words


Evening Prayer - 21 June 2017

The sun has set and the Vesper Lights flicker and glow

The longest day of the year has ended

The sun has set on this Solstice… 72 more words


Full of Life

As I watch a hummingbird fly quickly into sight, and listen to its wings beating, buzzing, like a tiny helicopter as it hovers nearby, I remember the long hard winter so many of them had and wonder if my feeders helped to get this one where she’s at. 307 more words

Living Life

The emergence of emergence

I have continued to think about the nature of emergence as I have sorted through the things I need to do and the list of things I might want to do – a sense of everything to be done, but nothing pressing to be done! 408 more words


Another year of school

Many the comment that comes from students the last few days for school. Many are gracious, wanting to end on a friendly note. It shows a measure of decency on the part of the majority of students. 366 more words