Today’s word is: Adventure

That word is: Adventure One of my best friends weddings, is taking place in two weeks… In Fiji… Now, just to clarify my grammar there, she is one of my best friends. Not one of her weddings. This is her only wedding. Now we have cleared that up, we were talking about how excited we […]

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Whats the second best advice you’ve been given?

Makes your wee red.

Part 2. I know some of these pieces of wisdom don’t exactly constitute advice, but you all forgave me in part 1, so here goes: On domestic matters The lady of the house is always right: Never disagree with the lady of the house, even if she is a man: Whether at dinner, a party, […]

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My portmanteau guide to life, well, words:

Makes your wee red.

There’s some things you should know about me. I love wordplay. I love to abbreviate words. And I laugh at funny acronyms in what I’m reading. I love a good double entendre, a good pun, and the occasional spoonerism. But above them all, I love creating my own portmanteau, a literary tool for combining, or […]

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A lament, to the bookmark…

One thing I truly lament, with the passing of hard copy books into eBooks, is the associated passing of bookmarks, which inspired this:  From fancy to plain, Reading will ne’er be the same, From the exquisitely crafted, To the message stuck in passing, The ticket stub, Much creased with love. The airplane ticket, Marking a […]

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The “No Assholes” policy

Recently the unit complex that I live in had a facelift, a refresh, an update into this century, of both aesthetic aspects, and necessary maintenance. At the time it was like tradie-palooza at the complex with pliers of various trades coming round to provide quotes into the quote lottery draw. It was a truly stressful […]

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