today’s permission slips

you don’t have to read (or like) any of the booker prize winning novels you don’t have to talk about politics. or make any excuses whatsoever for not talking about politics you don’t have to give a reason for saying no you get to decide what’s important for you. give yourself permission to do that […]

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i’m with you sheldon

there was a guy in an office i worked at in london that used to whistle randomly. no tune, just the odd warble here and there. it drove me to distraction, and i’m totally with sheldon on this one… whistlers need not apply. unless you’re eric idle, paul simon, the bangles or otis redding of […]

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postcards from the mangawhai heads clifftop walk

We check the tide timetable and the weather forecast and decide to make an early start to catch the low tide. Tide is a factor on this walk because at the northernmost point there’s an archway that you can only get through when the tide is low. We’re up and breakfasted and off by 8am. […]

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