Monthly Archives: January 2018

Torpor

One of the things I like most about where I now live is a vegetable plot that is just up the road. I have spent many years of my life trying to grow vegetables and I know a maestro when … Continue reading

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Brasso

Cleaning brass has been one of my greatest pleasures. What was dull, dirty and neglected is suddenly transformed into something shining, brilliant and cared for.  What other activity can display such obvious progress so quickly? My understanding of the benefit … Continue reading

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Skag

A very successful day as the boat passed inspection by the Okinawan Harbor authorities. What?! I think they are basically checking that you have life jackets, a fire extinguisher, a flare and of course a whistle. Any way another hurdle … Continue reading

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Other Stuff

I take some time to indulge in birds.

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Cosy

Cosy is not a word that you would normally associate with Okinawa, it being very hot most of the time. This week however has been cold, I mean like a staggering 10 degrees. This has brought out a great enjoyment … Continue reading

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Yoga

Contortion is very good for the body. To reach the furthest crannies of Kanusha to clean off the the filth and corruption, I have to lie on my back and extend my arms in a truly yogic way.  However enlightenment … Continue reading

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Lie on Your Back and Think of England

I start the first tentative steps towards the restoration of Kanusha. She is filthy. A good project.

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