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Mason was granted a wish from Make A Wish Foundation!!!

I haven’t had a chance to share Mason’s magical experience with the Make A Wish foundation yet! In lieu of us joining the Walk for Wishes Charlotte event in October I’d love to fill everyone in!!! 891 more words

Gravy, what gravy?

I recently blogged about an opinion piece Dr Tom Johnson had published in the Napier Mail. He was arguing that the Treaty was creating race based division in New Zealand. 394 more words

Maori

The 24-hour redemption of Emily Overholt

One final breath. Five excruciating arm strokes. With an Olympian raging back at her 17-year-old Emily Overholt reaches for the wall. The roof blows clean off. 496 more words

Swimming

Centre for research seems to lack that basic ability - Letter to Editor Napier Mail

I feel sad that Dr Tom Johnson who seem unable to accept the inevitable (Soap Box – 8/7/15). He quotes the New Zealand Centre for Political Research to justify his claim that Maori claiming recompense for breaches to the Treaty of Waitangi is somehow damaging to social cohesion. 290 more words

Letters To Editor

Open Letter to Dean Rosenthal

Below is my letter to Dean Rosenthal, composer, a follow-up to my post about Tom Johnson’s new book, Other Harmony:

Well, I think my non-review was really quite simple-minded. 608 more words

Daniel Goode

Franchise On The Rise

All of a sudden there is a buzz surrounding the Minnesota Vikings. Following another brilliant draft by GM Rick Spielman, Adrian Peterson’s return to the team may have triggered a reversal of the Vikings’ karma. 153 more words

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