Month: December 2011

We all have opinions on something.

Below something I put on the Jerusalem Post Talkback site, in response to a series of articles where the journalist quoted one of my (shorter) comments.———————————————————————————As you quoted one of my comments Martin, I’ll address you directly as you obviously,…

Happy Christmas

Looking at the stats on the blog, I see I have readers from quite literally all round the world. Right now, it’s Christmas day, 0745, so as good a time as any to wish everybody an enjoyable Christmas and a…

A Problem shared

Becomes a problem solved. Thanks to everybody who came up with offers of help, some excellent ideas and many, many positive vibes. A special thanks to the person who delivered the solution.I will put some updated pictures on this blog…

I need some ideas/help.

I have a problem that I’m hoping some of you can help me with.Thanks to a personal loan (on very generous terms) from folks who would like to remain anonymous, I’ve been able to fund the work on Trouters to…

Meanwhile, back at the farm

This has absolutely nothing to do with writing, except that it’s difficult to use a laptop when you have a purring ball of fur in your lap, and the dog is hungry five seconds after he’s been given a VERY…

Establishing a routine

Over the last week or so I’ve ‘got into the groove’. This consists of leaving the house around 0830, toddling off down the hill to ‘ye olde Hop Hing caffe’ for my F$2.60 breakfast, a mug of tea and the’…