Monthly Archives: August 2011

The Molesworth Diarist’s 31 Day Blogging Challenge In Review

I made it! Thirty-one days of straight daily blogging for the month of August, and I have finally arrived at the other side. It’s been a good and useful challenge in so many ways. Firstly, it’s really got me into … Continue reading

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Warning: Explicit Bulldog Content

You didn’t seriously think you were going to make it through to the end of August without another bulldog video, did you? Obviously, this one is for 18+ viewers only:

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The Office-Induced Existential Crisis

Today I was in a meeting, where the discussion was about meetings, and it was then agreed to have a further meeting about the amount of meetings we have. Forget Kierkegaard, Nietzche, Sartre and de Beauvoir. If you really want … Continue reading

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The Driveway Workout

Why I love living in the country, reason #462: I calculated that the flat part of my driveway is 150m long. This means that if I run up and down it seven times, I’ve done a kilometre.  Add a cross-country … Continue reading

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The Antidote to Winter

With days left to go until the end of winter (in the technical sense: I wouldn’t be at all surprised if the capricious Tasmanian weather gods decided to throw frost and snow at us well into spring) I have finally … Continue reading

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Good Advice

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       “Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage” (Anais Nin) (and) “Leap and the net will appear” (John Burroughs)

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Dreams, Unstuck

I’ve been feeling all year like things are going to change in the Spring, and guess what – Spring is less than one week away here in the Southern Hemisphere, time to get cracking! In a couple of weeks I’m … Continue reading

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