Monthly Archives: May 2013

Many a SlipTwixt Cup and Lip

So, I was keeping this secret from you but I am buying a boat. I found it on the amazing Okinawa Yard Sale site. http://www.okinawayardsales.com/ Perfect boat for me, 14 ft, light enough to pull up onto the beach in … Continue reading

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Remember Me and You

She`s back! I go for my early morning stroll along the beach and there are more turtle tracks. The word tracks does¬†n`t do justice. It is a kinda trench thing. I do not know if she was here last night … Continue reading

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Farniente

I have had a very busy time recently, lots of travel, lots of ¬†visitors, lots of stuff. This is all good but I love to do nothing. I love to ramble, to look, to listen. This is what I did … Continue reading

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Turtles

We go out for a night-time stroll along the beach. We stumble across trenches in the sand with parallel lines of scoop marks on each side. This must be some animal. I take out my boy-scout-animal-track-booklet. Not an otter, nor … Continue reading

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This is how old I am as of yesterday. I have had a string of excellent birthdays recently and this one was a classic. Here, is some wildlife. Anyway that’s enough of that. It is the conference dinner. These Brazilians … Continue reading

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Clubbing

Bit of a misunderstanding last night when some young people, after we had some drink taken, said, “Do you want to go clubbing?” “Baby seals?!!” Anyway whatever the activity, the answer was going to be No as I find myself … Continue reading

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Is Anyone Listening?

So I start the conference. I attend two sessions before lunch, which are strange affairs. First because frankly I do not understand much of what is being said. Nice cozy web stuff that I feel at home with, soon develops … Continue reading

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