Tag Archives: Humour

Water Water Everywhere…

Boat trips are a holiday staple, and I consider any holiday that isn’t at least in part on the water to be incomplete. Our hotel in Mumbai was right next to The Gateway Of India, which is also where most … Continue reading

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Why you should read XKCD

Colleagues of the geek fraternity will probably already know about this, so can stop reading now. I thought it was time I shut up about living in Luanda for a bit and wrote instead about something not about me but … Continue reading

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Photo Fun

A friend pointed me at this site the other day: Photofunia They have a load of image effects and templates that you can basically inject your own face on. You pick the layout you want, then upload any photo that … Continue reading

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Poor Relation

Flying home from Bahrain Karen and I are sitting about eight feet apart, but the curtain that divides us may as well be made of iron. Yes, she’s in Business Class (at the taxpayer’s expense) and I’m in with the … Continue reading

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Return To Bahrain

I thought I would see Bahrain again someday, but I didn’t expect it to be this soon. But Hey — Karen’s going there on business (so the hotel room’s paid for) and I have a bunch of Air Miles burning … Continue reading

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One Ring To Hold Them All

It’s been four years since I’ve lived with a self-locking front door. The villa in Riyadh had a door that you had to lock with the key from either side, and the house in Langley before that was the same. … Continue reading

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My Hero

The top three loves of my life are my wife, my children and my scooter. I’m still working out the precise order. There are a multitude of things I love just beneath this top echelon: sights, sounds, smells, art, other … Continue reading

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