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Tuesday Tunes – I’m a Supertramp!

Way back in the mid seventies, I discovered Supertramp… or maybe, they thrust themselves upon me! I had school mates who had their own den, which they had built into the basement of their parent’s house. It was a place … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes – The Three Bob’s

I’ve been on about the 3 Bob’s for ages. In fact I first posted about the 3 Bob’s on 04 JUN 2012. It was that long ago that I vocalised the idea of being a late-night rock DJ – at … Continue reading

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Blog Hopping – Monday Movement!

I have to admit… I spent quite a few hours this past weekend blog hopping! Yep, I’ve had time to devote to blogging so… as a few weeks ago I had way in excess of 2500 unread mails in the … Continue reading

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Die Verlede en die Hede

Notes/ Notas: This is episode four of my version of Nellie’s plight // hierdie is episode vier van my weergawe van Nellie se verhaal. Nellie is Hester’s creation, click here to read her first instalment and challenge // Nellie is Hester se skepping, … Continue reading

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Lines and Wonders

I don’t think a human hand could draw this level of detail. I’d love to think I could do half the job… but why bother? This is one of those occasions when the photo will do for me… thanks! Happy … Continue reading

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Beloved – AJ

I don’t know why but as soon as I read Jen’s post I thought of this photo. The little lad sitting among the bluebells has a special place in AJ, the storyteller’s, heart. You see… I stole his initials when … Continue reading

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New Year’s Conversation…

Yesterday, I had a conversation with myself. While listening to a Jim Croce compilation I’d bought at our local record store, Beat That, I read the Wiki-P bio. Needless to say, when one reads about the untimely deaths of artists … Continue reading

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SAD Theory!

The first few years after arriving in Ireland weren’t easy. Especially the winters. How so? Well bringing a family from the warm southern hemisphere country of South Africa really impacted our lifestyle, especially in winter! Did I say especially in … Continue reading

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