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The Extravaganza, and Home

My footprints are all over the globe, as I’ve trekked and trawled and slipped and stumbled in snow and rain and cyclonic winds. But also blue skies; bitterly cold, but blue. I’ve seen land locks and mountains and oceans, sailed canals and lakes, bathed in history, and seen four countries in one day. Tonight I’m…… Continue reading The Extravaganza, and Home


Christmas: Traditionalism V Modernism

It’s the last Christmas of a specific kind. I suppose it always is, but I know the tides are turning, and it’s because I asked them to. It’s the final year I’ll spend Christmas at home, as a kid. Next year I’ll be across the world, seeing snow, or at least feeling cold. Change freaks…… Continue reading Christmas: Traditionalism V Modernism