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Autumn Creeping In

Up until this week we’d been getting away with it. Temperatures in this part of Spain were still at Summer levels. We’d had no rain since August, and Autumn still seemed a long way off. We’d...

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Past and Present

During this morning’s ‘Foolish Odyssey’ writing session I was looking back at my blog from 2012. I came across this little video and thought I’d quickly share it with you. It was shot some five and...

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In Other News

The weeks and months continue to fly past. It’s hard to believe that we’ve been in Cartagena for over 12 months now. Friends from last winter have started to return after their long summers of sailing...

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Touch Wood

We’re very lucky to be living on a boat and being able to experience such beautiful places as Cartagena. “Touch wood” we’ll carry on doing it for a while yet. My American friends would have said...

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The Sea Of Music

Last time out I finished with mention of La Mar de Músicas Festivale (The Sea of Music Festival) that’s been running all week here in Cartagena. The week’s not quite over yet but for us the...

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Cloudy

I’ve not felt like writing for a while. I’ve worked on the boat, I’ve been trying to learn more Spanish. It’s been very hot. We’ve entertained, had some visitors. You know how it is. Life gets...

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Unfaked News

This is not a political blog. It’s a blog about my life, my thoughts, my views. My writing is self-indulgent and I make no apology for that. I write what I need to write. If my...