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Setting up.

Sitting in the filtered afternoon sun with Juno planning some adjustments, modifications and additions to the motorhome. Random Ideas jotted in my notebook: Measurements and sketches for cutting down sun reflectors to place in the side widows and sunroof. A drawing of one of those cool little rope hammock things for storing fruit in. A […]

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Onwards…

It was one of those moments when you just feel that your life is pivoting on a blade edge. The slightest movement or choice or decision and it will tip off one side or the other. And then away it will run.

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Don’t be helpful. 

“Don’t be helpful; be available.”–Robert Fripp (King Crimson guitarist and meditation practitioner) Sage advice. So often we are far too busy proffering advice and concocting opinion to just open a space, offer our presence, and gift our ear. When others need our help the trap is to make it all about us.

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Dogs on beds. 

Advice well known to all dog owners.
Supposedly it is all about leadership power within the pack. Letting your dog sleep at the same level as you is said to be signaling an equal position in the pack hierarchy

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Autumn tea.

Listening to the tunk, tunk, tunk of a large crow hopping on the roof tiles. Down to the drainpipe, where it pauses to scrape its beak, before tunking back up to the ridge-cap. Flip back the covers and down to the kettle. Not wanting to turn on any lights, I pause before the single deep […]

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Interpretation.

  Lake Wanaka, in the Southern Lakes Region of New Zealand, is one of my favourite places on the planet.  In this short film snowboarder Will Jackways, shares his simple philosophy of life. Im not a philosopher of life, I’m not going to sit here and preach what is right and what is wrong….this is […]