The untapped power of your voice

Untapped power of sound There are many qualities that music offers to our being. The lullaby soothes the baby, music can empower us, pacify us, make us cry, feel love, anger and so on. It is a powerful thing. Our body/spiritual chakras each have...

The Old Billycart

As a young child I remember my much older cousins building their billy cart out of an old wooden crate and trolley wheels. The steering was an old bit of rope attached to a tee section of wood in which you would yank in the direction you wanted to...

Farming -soon to be a thing of the past.

There are two rivalry businesses here that are forcing our dairy farmers and fruit farmers to sell their goods for bugger all. It means it is costing the farmers more money to plant, maintain and harvest than it cost to sell large quantities of...

A saying for us all

"Some days are finger lickin' good, while other days are just ass wipin' bad"            Unknown

GONE IN A SONG - Part 2 (written by Walkaboutman)

GONE IN A SONG - Part 2 I wandered down to the river and was surprised to find a cobblestone path that ran along its banks. “Follow the yellow brick road” I chuckled to myself. As I walked I was captivated by the colourful birds flying above me and...

A song for everything

I love it when anything happens you can always sing a song to suit the situation. I love breaking into song during these moments. - the end of the hose fitting burst off spraying icy cold water all over me in the morning.  I sing "I should have...

Embarassing moment

I want to tell about my first kiss. It was a great night dancing with a girl I liked in highschool. Afterwards I walked her home and we stood there talking and I said goodbye. Now I wasnt going to kiss her, but I wanted to but told myself not...

Blurring the lines

What is the longest period of time that you went without sleep? Five minute naps and being constantly woken up is not sleep its more like sleep deprevation torcher. The longest period of time for me was three days. I had to travel by coach 10...

GONE IN A SONG (written by Walkaboutman)

There was a strange feeling in the air that night, it was as if the air was charged somehow. I thought it would be the perfect night to go to a karaoke bar for a few songs and of course a few drinks. The bar was packed and I sat at the bar and ordered...

Are you listening?

Are you listening? We have all had chats with our offspring about various things. These days mobile phones are a huge distraction. "Ohhh someone wrote on facebook" "Sms received gotta read" If its a serious talk I ask for the phone to be...

Sympathy

I wrote a blog about this but it deserves to be here. A quote from an old boss to a whingy employee. " If you want sympathy look in the dictionary its between shit and syphilis".

Brilliance

If you cant dazzle them with brilliance then baffle them with bullshit.