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My Little Friend

So something that I’ve been sort of avoiding talking about is my granddads house. Now his house dates back to the 1600s when it operated as a mill and can be seen as having a few quirks. 755 mots de plus


Hi Dad. Where Are you?

I’ve been thinking about my father’s spirit lately. He died almost five years ago – on Father’s Day 2010.  Within those five years I’ve wondered if he is around me. 1 077 mots de plus

Monday's Meditation

The Macallan, Select Oak, Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky,  Speyside, Scotland, 40% abv. C$80

Also known as the Mac’Allen’ if you’re drinking it with said friend who was kind enough to share, this Scotch was aged in American oak and first fill European oak sherry casks. 75 mots de plus


Finnish Folklore Atlas Part 8

My blogging has taken a back seat at the moment, so I have not been making as regular as posts. I am writing on another project between 5k and 10k words a week, and its gets priority. 1 142 mots de plus


Craft ales and regional beers, hand-picked fine wines, from around the world, by our in-house sommelier

Matching Wine & Food ~ Culinary inspiration.

Body / Weight ~ Matching intensity of the food’s flavour. Heavy, robust reds won’t suit a delicate dish. Spicy Indian / Mexican go with aromatic Viognier, fruity Zinfandel, Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Franc or Riesling. 198 mots de plus


I couldn’t breathe, I couldn’t scream, & I couldn’t move; but surely I was awake.

Eyes darting all around the room, breathless and helpless, I started to growl, then to arch my back in the most unnatural way.   286 mots de plus


When a Monkey Spirit Lifted My Spirits.

My first serious encounter with Buddhism was a very emotional one at a crucial time in my life.

I was homeless, unemployed and penniless. My freelance business had gone bankrupt and I was living in a friend’s leaky old caravan parked by the roadside outside their home in the Aussie bush. 608 mots de plus