My "Shilo"

From the old Niel Diamond song "Shilo" about a make believe friend. Many of us have had a pretend friend at one stage in our lives. I thought about  mine. As a kid I was very lonely, I had a slightly older tomboy girl called "Jane". I thought she...

The fame game

When you become famous and well know, your life basically becomes public. Those things we are make for granted like going to the shops,taking in a movie, going out to a restaurant, become dreams of some. Some seek fame,others may find it...

The unknown helpers

Watching TV this morning and seeing two guys try to help a man that was unconscious at the wheel and doing donuts in the middle of the highway made me think. These guys were interviewed on TV and filmed trying to gain access to the car and help...

Who are you?

Driving past people every day you get to see regulars at certain spots during the day. One chap is always at the same coffee shop every morning,alone, watching people passing by. The dad that always takes his kids to the park of an afternoon. ...

Pee Pee and Popoff

Our eldest granddaughter calls her pop, Poppy Peter and she abbreviated this later in the night to "Pee Pee"   I'm called Poppa, but I jokingly called myself PopOff due to a slight wind problem at the time. In public places,this child will call...

Energy draining Vampires

I hear you say WTH, but these creatures actually exists. They don't arrive as bats and feast upon your blood and only cone out at night. These things are human just like you and I.  I will put a question to you. Have you ever been with someone...

RE routing Subtronic particles

  Ever just wanted to just write the write that just goes BOOM. Word master at play here,ha. Blah,blah,blah,#%^*%%#@()(^#@   Ok,center,align the both sides of the brain,breathe in and out,out and in.........know what, fuck it. When we are...

Disasters Abound.

For years we as humans have mined essential minerals and deposits out of the Earth, leaving tunnels and crevices galore, not unlike the ones we see in the moon. We as humans have grown and populated and expanded, destroying trees and wildlife We...

That sence of humour

I am blown away how my sence of humour stays with me even in trying situations. When I had a massive fall and broke and shattered my leg and wrist. I could still joke inspire of the pain. There are Many situations where I chuckle to myself and...

What's in a name.

As a lot of you know, I'm Aboriginal. I have always used "Walkaboutman". It displays my Heritage but also has a bit of humour in why I call myself that. Aboriginals are expert trackers,hunters and can find their way through the thick bush. Here's...

Not so silent night

Memories flooded in as I was singing silent night this morning (as ironic as that may soumd). I was a kid living in a place that had hills all around so that things echoed. I came up with an idea that required a friend to assist me. I convinced a...

Please check in

People have signs that can often go un noticed when they are having a heart attack.  They may look pale and clammy and struggling a bit, may even be irritable and they may have a sudden urge to go to the toilet to use their bowels. Here is the...