Category: Motivation

3253Hrs – Working For It 4

3253Hrs – Working For It

You are never given a dream without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however. ― Richard Bach That quote could have been written for this project, all...

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A Promise To The Universe

I’m having a weekend away from building due to a welcome visit by my daughter Nicole. Yesterday we spent some time in Stratford Upon Avon and whilst browsing the travel section in a charity bookshop my...

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2234Hrs – Nose To The De Walt

There’s a danger when long monotonous tasks come along on a project like this. A danger that by thinking too much about how hard the job is, by thinking about all the more interesting things you...

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Half Marathon ….. Done!

Yay I did it! A very pedestrian time of just under 2Hrs 20min saw me collapsing over the finish line with knees and legs hurting like I’ve never experienced before but with an immense feeling of...

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2136Hrs- Weekend Jog

Scraped three hours sanding this afternoon, finished the inboard side of the port hull, moved round the bow and started working my way down the outboard side. I’m not expecting to get much more done this...

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Unexpected Act of Kindness

Shortly after publishing the ‘Getting Ready To Work Again’ post a few weeks ago I received the following comment from a long time follower of ‘Gleda’ Eric Dobson. I reproduce it below: Great picture! I don’t...

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Out Of The Mists

You could be forgiven dear reader for thinking that the Gleda Project had gone the way of so many grand ideas, neglected and forgotten lying crushed beneath the relentless pressure of living a conventional life in...