Introducing Kevin

As a family, we have been talking about a doggy joining us. The pandemic put things on hold as we know how important early socialisation is for puppy development. As we were heading out of our lock-downs and with vaccination rates on the rise, we started looking. We found a…

The blog, revived

A good few years ago, I discontinued my web presence beyond LinkedIn and purged many of my websites, including this blog. Today I am reviving the site. Welcome back.…

Reflections from a trip to South America

Just after I returned from Peru, I posted that I'd learned a number of things on the trip, but I'd hold off writing about them until I'd processed all the pictures and written most of the posts.  Well, I still need to write about the Inca trail, but here goes…

Writing styles

"Your writing style is sometimes (the way I see it) a  combination of brevity, bluntness and maybe, a whiff of sarcasm delivered with a fair degree of panache" - a colleague…

Galapagos - Day five

Our final bit of a day on the boat.  As we'd been anchored all night, it was a restful night sleep.  The passing shot from Mauricio was the 0530 alarm.  Not a single lay in all trip! Boo!  In usual fashion, I woke thirty minutes before and spent a while…