Archive for the 'My Sometimes Daily Blog' Category

Australiana

On a quiet night, whilst sipping a cleansing ale, I came across a video that I hadn’t seen in years. It may mean nothing to those who are not familiar with the Aussie lingo. Come to think of it, it may not mean anything to the younger generation either (Gen Y – oh what have […]

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It’s Almost Summer

Ah, yes.  The slow return of the sun and warmth during the day awakens the beast from his deep slumber.  It is only the beginning of spring, but It’s Almost Summer, as one of Australia’s best entertainers sang, so long ago… RIP Billy Thorpe, and thanks for all the songs, although “Mashed Potato” may be […]

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Apathy & Procrastination

Have you ever sat down at your computer, with heaps of things to do and couldn’t be bothered to do any of them? In fact, I have a stack of new software to review and I only managed to do 3 today before I gave up (only 68 more to go). Well, that’s the way […]

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My Daughter’s Wedding

Well, it took almost 28 years, but I finally palmed my daughter off to some hapless bloke. No, it really didn’t happen like that.   Erin married Brendan last Saturday in a vineyard outside Tamworth and it was a very happy occasion. It rained all morning, but stopped just in time and the sun came out […]

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Has Anybody Got A Spare Ark?

Has anybody got a spare ark I can borrow? I will probably only need it for 40 days and 40 nights. After that, if you haven’t been washed away, you can have it back. Fair dinkum, it’s been raining here for so long even the ducks have taken shelter.   The weather bureau has stopped saying […]

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