Category: Thoughts & General

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No Choice?

Firstly my deepest gratitude goes to those of you that left messages and condolences after my last blog post. It means a lot to me. I hope you’ll forgive me for not replying to each of...

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Escape Artist

If you are reading these words thanks for sticking around. It’s been nearly two months since anything new appeared here. My apologies for that. You deserve an explanation. I’ll try to give one. It’s eleven years...

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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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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...

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I Am You

This post is a bit late. Sorry. I had it all but written, then I changed my mind about it. It was another about our life in Cartagena. How I’d been up the mast again. How...

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Two Questions

What now? That’s the first question (The second comes right at the bottom of this post) What now is a question we ask ourselves a lot isn’t it? Usually it’s asked when a succession of bad...

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A Good Question

I’ve started strong this week. It’s easy to do when something is new, when you’re full of enthusiasm, fired up. There will have been lots of folks who’ve started this New Year with firm intention. New...

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A No15 Addition

As the eve of a New Year approaches the time seems perfect to dig a bit deeper into the thinking I’ve been doing recently. In my ’15’ post of a few days back I talked about...