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Interlude: Rob

Day 55. 106,695 words. 2018 and the hits just keep on coming. This morning my dad sent me a message to let me know that his lifelong friend, my godfather Rob, had died. Rob was another of those wonderful mates … Continue reading

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Interlude: Laurie

Day 51. 102,650 words. For as long as I can remember, Laurie and his family have been a part of my circle of friends. That’s because he was a lifelong mate of my dad’s, so when my dad had kids … Continue reading

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Instagram for Mongo

Day 35. 84,678 words. I was bored on Friday evening (Mrs. Hatboy was engaged in creation of a new item for Bar Äijä’s, that wasn’t boring but it warrants a whole separate blog post when it’s done, and in the … Continue reading

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What I Did On My Holidays, 2017-2018, Day 8

Day 34. 84,678 words. Bit of an uneventful day, was Day 8. We went to the rivermouth again, and I foolishly climbed the Rabbit Hill again, this time on nothing more than a cup of coffee earlier that morning, and … Continue reading

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What I Did On My Holidays, 2017-2018, Day 2

Day 2 actually started quite a bit earlier than expected, as Wump woke up at about 03:00am and decided it was time to open her Christmas presents. This is pretty much traditional in Australia, so we allowed it. Wump then … Continue reading

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What I Did On My Holidays, 2017-2018, Day 0

My first summer holiday since … well, since the last time we went to Australia, really. Although maybe I did have a holiday in 2016, I don’t remember. No wait, that’s right. I got laid off in mid-2016, got paid … Continue reading

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Courtesy of Mr. Tommi Salminen

via Book Review – Eejit “Andrew” has six letters but who’s counting? A very nice book review and much appreciated. I’m about 12% into Mr. Salminen’s first book right now and am enjoying it considerably. And yes, fair to say … Continue reading

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