Monthly Archives: October 2014


Funny thing happened on Monday – public holiday – gardening – and suddenly really wobbly on my feet.  The exact same sensation as when you have drunk too much alcohol and then lie down, to find the world is spinning. … Continue reading

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Twists of fate

Monday is far from my favourite day, and in recent times I seem to have taken to sleeping in on a Monday.  The joy of being on contract I suppose.  I think I deserve it as well, having spent lots … Continue reading

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The takahe are in the park

Yesterday was a historic day – 10 takahe, a critically endangered NZ bird, were released at Tawharanui Regional Park.  They are stocky, tough birds.  They lost the  need to fly during the evolution of NZ into a wild life wonderland … Continue reading

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