The sky is blue today

October 27, 2009

I have this photo of Mum and Amy as my screensaver. I look at this photo every day but I cant bring myself to really have a proper look. If I look properly at this photo and look into my Mother’s eyes I feel myself begin to get all teary. So I quickly look away […]

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August 27, 2009

If I am honest with myself, I will admit that Ehlers Danlos Syndrome frightens the shit out of me. I try not to think too deeply about the long term prospects this disorder has for my children and my grandchildren. I am generally an optimist who doesn’t belive in worrying about things beyond my control. […]

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I drink alone…

July 1, 2009

When I drank, I drank a lot. I always maintained that I was a beeraholic not an alcoholic because there was wine in the cupboard and half a bottle of vodka on the shelf and surely if I was an alcoholic I would drink those as well.Wouldn’t I? I wouldn’t have a beer until I […]

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I am anticipating total mayhem

June 26, 2009

It has been raining steadily here for days now and everything is very soggy. The paths have turned to a muddy black mush.The water tanks are overflowing and in the middle of the night, Jeff’s shed and Dave’s bedroom  floor suffered minor flood damage. Not enough to cause any real damage, just enough to be […]

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98 kilo Bluefin Tuna…

June 1, 2009

Or for those of you who use the Imperial system of weights and measures that is about 200 pounds of hard fighting fish. David went Tuna fishing on Saturday with a close family friend and his sons and they caught a 98 kilo Tuna. Here is a photo taken with Dave’s phone. My son is […]

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