Category: Life

  • Motorhome Trip to Morocco

    15 May 2024
    This is a guest post by Alison Majuqwana This winter in the UK my partner, Brian, and I decided that…
  • Wanting to be like Florence

    8 May 2024
    “At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person.  Each of us has…
  • On Becoming a Yoga Teacher

    2 May 2024
    This is a guest post by Gita Loosz As a young girl, I literally avoided all forms of exercise.  Don’t…
  • Song of the Open Road

    24 April 2024
    (with apologies to Walt Whitman) In our family Sunday afternoon drives were always a treat..  After lunch we would pile into…
  • Learning to Swim

    17 April 2024
    Many years ago, I decided that I had to give up that smelly, dirty habit called smoking cigarettes. Instinctively, I…
  • Die Tronk

    10 April 2024
    In a joint collaboration between the Department of Correctional Services and the Department of Labour, various skills training programmes were…
  • Life in the Fast Lane with George (…Part 2)

    3 April 2024
    A continuation from part 1... I think 1992/93 will always be etched in my memory as a very important period…
  • Kingfisher IMO 9548885 pusher tug boat

    Life in the Fast Lane with George

    27 March 2024
    George is a Ship Chandler - according to the Oxford Dictionary it is “a dealer in supplies and equipment for…
  • The Joy of Reading…

    20 March 2024
    Reading is a very exciting, sometimes scary or sad, or funny or loving or painful journey.  It is a wholesome escape…
  • “Life, Death, and the Vast Vale”

    12 March 2024
    I recently read “The Phone Box at the Edge of the World”, by Laura Imai Messina. This story was inspired…