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Glaze

How much do you care? A broad question I know. And if I am perfectly honest, I don’t have any interest in your response, if indeed you bother to. Which, undoubtedly, you won’t, whoever ‘you’ are. The thing is, now that the internet or World Wide Web or whatever it is actually called, is well […]

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Dreams and Dust

Many years ago, as a young man, I wanted something. OK, just like any young fella, I wanted many things, but I had a direction, a goal. A chosen occupation, a pathway. That chosen path sort of flew in the face of much of who I was at the time. I was in a band, […]

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Appreciated?

At the start of the week my wife barely got settled in bed before she was up and out of the house.  She didn’t return until virtually dawn. It was the same thing last night. Well not quite. It was just after midnight when the phone went and she disappeared out of the house in […]

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Success

Maybe a long way from what one might consider and author or writer, but the journey has finally taken its first tentative steps. A few years ago Wifey came to me, having eavesdropped the off the cuff bedtime stories I told the children at bedtime, suggesting I write them down. Her idea was, as a […]

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Greener on the Other Side?

What do you do when the differences are bigger than the little things? We are all different right? We are all individuals, each and everyone one of us a sum of our environment and experiences and how we face it all. Each of us have our thoughts and our secrets and our wants and desires […]

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Boss Baby

Is it possible to rule the roost and rule the country? Our Prime Minister thinks so. Jacinda Adern is clearly a very ambitious women. She has become the darling of the political world, both nationally and around the world, in relatively rapid time. Her rise through the Labour Party ranks may not have been as […]

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Thanks

My Mother is nothing or no one special. I try to be an attentive and diligent parent. I believe I do okay and my Dearest is good at it too. We try not to miss much, try to get the kids involved and be involved with them. All the while being aware not to push […]

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Passion

My wife thinks I need to be more confrontational. More controversial, if I want this blog to be a success. The One Who Must Be Obeyed is of the opinion I need to say or highlight something that is going to go viral. Stir up the masses and create debate and argument and conversation. Maybe […]

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