Tryin'

By: ycd0108, 3:52 PM GMT on July 20, 2015

Gonna try to restrict my entries to 'Good News' for a day or two.
Comments are open to whatever interests you and I will try to put a positive spin on even the most doomsday utter.
For instance:
As often happens I found a tiny hummingbird yesterday flopped down on my sundeck.
It had banged into the window and knocked itself out.
I squatted down near and, as gently as I could, nudged it upright.
Fired some Chi through the finger I used ...

Solar Impulse lands

By: ycd0108, 5:02 PM GMT on July 03, 2015

http://www.solarimpulse.com/leg-8-from-Nagoya-to-Ha waii

good news

Gauntlet

By: ycd0108, 3:40 PM GMT on June 26, 2015

Neither the Dr.'s patch nor Tloml's bandage will stick on my hairy wrist.
Dug around in the catch-all box in the entryway and found an old left-hand motorcycle gauntlet.
It's pretty good for protecting the bandage but somewhat cumbersome for the keyboard.
I only use the left index finger to poke the shift for Caps while the right index produces the non-caps.
Most of the province is under a warning:
http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html...

A time of innocense

By: ycd0108, 2:03 AM GMT on June 07, 2015

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sovVYInjHjw
Numbers of "stuff and whatnot" happnin' these days:
http://www.vanisle360.com/wp/
started this morning and the fastest boats have reached the day's finish line in the last hour.
The whole Salish Sea was under a "Strong Wind Warning" and the hotshots (boats capable of 30+ Kn) were drooling about the area at pathetic boat speeds of 1.6 kn or less and sometimes heading well away from the finish line.
...

Recent history

By: ycd0108, 7:31 PM GMT on April 11, 2015

sandiquiz has some wunderful photos of Torquay so I went down to the dungeon and dug out this memento.
Dad was probably "Demobbed" there waiting for a ride home - the date was "Mon-15/10/45"

Updated: 6:08 PM GMT on April 27, 2015

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