Year: 2012

Coping with change and my Big News

This change I can deal with.Image courtesy of Rebecca Barray WANA Commons I’m no longer big on change. I say “no longer” because I used to be all for it. Years ago, when a club I was involved with debated

Re-defining Failure – Writing Update

Contemplating my next move, even though I have no idea how to play chess. Things have been quiet around here over the past few weeks, and not much writing has been done. Not for want of trying – I’ve managed to

What I have in common with Beccy Cole

(Apart from stunning good looks and singing ability). 2012 seems to be the “year of coming out” for some reason. I’m not exactly sure why that’s so, but I’m happy to run with it. So far, we’ve seen the likes

Sunday Sesh and How reality smacked me in the face

The Beer This week’s sesh is brought to you by Young’s Double Chocolate Stout, a brew from the UK. Truth be known, I’ve been eyeing this one off for a while now, and I figured you can’t really go wrong

Where’s the beer?

Four weeks in and I’ve managed to miss two of those Sunday Sesh’s. Various reasons, but suffice to say that there have been some distractions (to put it mildly), that have taken me away from both drinking beer, and my

What’s my value?

(Apologies for the length of this post. I really wanted to be brief but once I get started, I just can’t seem to stop.) In Queensland, we currently have Civil Partnership Laws enabling couples (hetero and same-sex) to register their

An offer almost too good to refuse

This week’s Sunday Sesh brought to you by Montheith’s Black Beer. As you can see, I’m trying out a new format this week. Let me know what you think in the comments section below. Also, I should put a language and

What I learnt about writing from my dogs

When Wifey and I decided to get our first dog, we knew we wanted to adopt one from our local RSPCA. There’s no doubt it’s a huge choice and we even used their website survey to work out what breed

Harviestoun Brewery Old Engine Oil

It’s been perfect weather up here on the Ridge for getting stuck into a few dark ales – cold, windy and rainy.So, welcome to the first winter Sunday Sesh, brought to you by Harviestoun Brewery’s Old Engine Oil Porter.  Something

The Reason for the New Blog Title

I’ve copped a little bit of flak for the new blog title, and admittedly, I almost changed it to something a little more palatable. However, I’ve decided to live with it for a few months and see how it fits.


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