Sometimes, it’s important to make waves. I am quite a reasonable and understanding person, even by my own very demanding standards. There is a point in all of our lives when getting along with people and being reasonable, rates below standing up and being counted on an issue. That time has arrived for me and […]Read more "Stand Up"
I want to know: If I dug a hole under my house and kept digging, who would live on the other side of the earth. I want to know: Why flys make patterns of squares as they buzz about my head. I want to know: If God created wasabi. I want to know: Is poetry […]Read more "I Want To Know:"
We have here in Aus. a so called ‘National sport’ otherwise referred to as ‘Footy’ It is usually played in the spirit of fairness and blunt force. A game for people wanting to express their skills in a physical kind of way combined with skill quite un-like any other kind of football. There is required […]Read more "To Boo! Or not to Boo!"
I have often succumbed to the need for exaggeration as a measure of intercepting a rolling conversation. ‘Seventeen’ or ‘Seventeen dozen’ is my usual go- to figure when I haven’t a clue of the correct number of occasions something has taken place. ’42’ is a personal favourite. Not only is it the answer to the […]Read more "Exaggeration"
As I write this, yet another Prime Minister is being dragged through the dis-honour of having to survive a vote of confidence. Over recent years, Australia has become quite a different place to what it was even as little as 10 years ago. Whilst this country is stable and wealthy, more wealthy than it has […]Read more "The New Frontier"
Some time ago, I published a sneak-peak at an apartment project that we were developing. This is a further update of how things are working out. The apartment is small and every inch needed to be thought about carefully, so as to make use of the space that was available. Because the view is pretty […]Read more "Project Update – Melbourne"