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Are Cyclists like Cats on a Rainy day?

I was struck by a thought as I walked back from University on a wet cold Adelaide winter’s day. Are Cyclists like Cats on a Rainy day? On rainy days our cat wanders from window to window seeing if it … Continue reading

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Planning – Italy 2015

For the very few of you who have followed my blog since it early days (apart from thank you) you will know that as I focussed on “What’s next” I have wanted to spend 3 months in Italy. In Novemebr … Continue reading

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Book Review Man on the Run, Paul McCartney in the 1970s

   There were two reasons that I bought Tom Doyle’s book Man on the Run, Paul McCartney in the 1970s. The first my love of The Beatles and the second my interest in exploring “What’s Next”. Given my age, my love … Continue reading

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Shut Up and Write

My university along with many others has adopted the concept of “Shut up and Write” where there are designated times that students commit to just writing. It’s a great way to simply get on with it.  This is something I’ve … Continue reading

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Research can be a dark place

In the last few days I’ve seen the pressure that self-directed study and research can put people under. One was someone just a few weeks from submitting their thesis,  the other had just embarked on their PhD. Both just seemed … Continue reading

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