Category Archives: Stuff!

My Blog is Three!

   So my blog turned three in the last few days. It survived the “Terrible Twos” with sporadic posts on topics ranging from travel, music, books, What’s Next, and study. What my blog celebrates most is the period of transition that the … 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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Status Update – the completion of the first month of “What’s Next”

Wow a month down already. Where did I have time for work? My thesis is now back on track. I’d ignored it over the month of March as I wound out of life at my firm. I then submitted a … Continue reading

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Anzac Day

Australia and New Zealand took time to remember those who fell 100 years ago at Gallipoli on Saturday. I along with about 20,000 others attended the Dawn Service in Adelaide. Hundreds of thousands also attended at other locations elsewhere in … Continue reading

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100 Up

So this my 100th Post – It’s timing is perfect just as I start my next journey.   My blog has not met the WordPress suggested approach of a theme and stick to it. Rather it has been the thoughts … Continue reading

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