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Have the best Christmas you can.

December 24, 2020 - 20:40 -- Admin

We saw off another old mate this week. Gulliver. One of two brothers we rescued from a wild litter shortly after Thomas was born. That would make him and his bro more than eighteen years old.

Sadly, Gully won’t see nineteen, or even Christmas.

Like most of our furry friends, he loved the Santa Season. All of a sudden there was more ham, all the time.

Finally! Twenty plus years of jujitsu training pays off.

December 2, 2020 - 17:43 -- Admin

Getting a migraine at my desk, I had an exciting moment when I stood up to go get some nurofen. Both legs were asleep and collapsed eccentrically underneath me. I started to fall and realised I was probably going to break a limb. I had to perform a forward roll off the small raised platform in front of my bookshelf, over the sleeping dog, onto a hard concrete floor. Worked perfectly! (Except for a broken thumbnail.

Tough day at the keyboard

October 20, 2020 - 19:40 -- Admin

I should be posting this over at Patreon, but it’s not the sort rubbish I want cluttering up people’s email, so I’m writing my thoughts here instead. The nice thing about Substack is that even though it’s designed as an email first platform, they’ve generously built in this nice blogging option too.

The Stand trailer

October 16, 2020 - 17:06 -- Admin

No idea where this is going to stream in Australia. Hopefully not on Ten, but it’s a fair chance given the CBS connection. I think I’d have to buy it on iTunes if it ended up on FTA, butchered by ads.