Newsflash! Man completes his second triathlon – with nearly zero training. And pays the price! At the beginning of April I travelled to Skipton to meet up with JJ, Sara and Belinda to tackle the Skipton Triathlon (sprint distance). We signed up to this last year and I for one had the idea to do … More The Skipton Triathlon Sprint
Sometimes, as much as you really want something, you choose to do something else. It’s life. You don’t always get to do what you want, when you want. I’m on the edge of one of these decisions now. Do I gamble on doing what I want to do, or play it safe (for now) and … More Making a choice
Tomorrow is the 1st of February and as I look back I have to wonder where the hell January went. Sure things happened. And Some great things* happened. I even spent some time looking for a new job and researching** a couple of projects. There was a trip to London to catch up with old … More Where did January go?
2017 brings lots of new Challenges [more on some of those later] but the first one tackled is to rehome my blog. For ages now I have been using blogger, because I use google services (gmail, calendar and photos) and I thought their own blogging service would be a good fit. For about the same … More 2017 – a new home for an old blog
My dad loved Star Trek which inevitably means that I am pretty fond of it too. Appreciation through osmosis 🙂 I say loved, because sadly he isn’t around any more – he passed away 12 years ago in 2004. If there was such a thing as an eternal soul, them I’m pretty sure he would … More Star Treks 50th Anniversary
Just what is it that is important to you? Do you even know? It’s so easy to let life slip by just getting on with things that you’ll realise one day you’ve lost years doing nothing that you actually wanted to do. We chase money, promotions, recognition for a job well done, respect, titles, simply … More Loosing sight of what’s important to you
I wandered lonely as a Cloud That floats on high o’er Vales and Hills, When all at once I saw a crowd A host of dancing Daffodils; Along the Lake, beneath the trees, Ten thousand dancing in the breeze. The waves beside them danced, but they Outdid the sparkling waves in glee: — A poet … More Daffodils