Monthly Archives: June 2011


It came upon me one day that my boy needed play equipment in the back yard. Something he could climb and swing on and jump off and otherwise claim as his castle. I conceived a great plan: To craft a … Continue reading

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The high life

My climbing buddy Douglas is in town and invited me to drop by where he was staying near Southern Cross Station. He suggested we drink champagne on the roof and look at the city. Naturally I assumed he meant there … Continue reading

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Bad, bad things

Mistakes are easy to make. Some you make you don’t even know you’re making them, the ones that come from ignorance or blind stupidity. When the topic comes up “mistakes you’ve made” or “worst thing you ever did”, I got … Continue reading

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Winter morning in Melbourne

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