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20 Feb: Via Reddit, this rather nice photo of the Moon. Swoon.

17 Feb: My favourite da Vinci drawing has been made into a…

10 Feb: Today’s forecast: Dusty and fast.

7 Feb: The West Coast is the best coast. #tbt

6 Feb: Ripped out pages tell stories too.

5 Feb: Tree lights.

5 Feb: “Boredom is useful. It’s good for you.”

3 Feb: If not now, when?

1 Feb: Street art.

31 Jan: Coasting. #tbt

31 Jan: Today’s to do list: Stack the deck in your favour…

30 Jan: Listening to In the Aeroplane Over the Sea by Neutral…

27 Jan: “This show is just a rollercoaster of emotion.” My boy…

25 Jan: “Do you wish to be buried or creamted?” I’m not…

19 Jan: In other news, today I move into my new home…

17 Jan: “Deal with problems in daylight.” Perfect.

10 Jan: West Coast dreaming. #tbt

8 Jan: “Nate was then found picking his way through some knitted…

7 Jan: This painting by Greg Manchess is one of the best…

6 Jan: I’d forgotten how touching and darkly funny Mary and Max…

5 Jan: Climbing high into a plum tree and descending with pockets…

3 Jan: One last one re 2018: The three best films I…

1 Jan: Happy New Year!! Art by Leon Spilliaert.


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31 Dec: Some other things I enjoyed in 2018: My oldest boy…

30 Dec: Another thing I enjoyed in 2018 was making friends with…

30 Dec: “Dad you make the best bacon and eggs EVER.” #winningatlife…

29 Dec: One thing that struck me about Steve Jobs after reading…

25 Dec: Xmas tree, 2018 edition.

22 Dec: “Your fifties should be THE BEST of them all. You’re…

22 Dec: “The Deadwood movie is now easily my most anticipated movie/TV…

20 Dec: Go. Away. #tbt

18 Dec: A thing I’ve enjoyed in 2018 is introducing my oldest…

16 Dec: A week of eating primal/paleo and my energy levels are…

13 Dec: On top of everything. #tbt

12 Dec: Watching this clip about hermit crabs made me happy. Even…

12 Dec: Half a week into my recommitment to eating primal/paleo, and…

9 Dec: Matthew Rangel records his hikes by making arty cartographic drawings…

9 Dec: There’s this thing I do off and on called zazen…

8 Dec: “Beautiful, and also kind of gross.” Ayup.

6 Dec: Promise. #tbt

3 Dec: Ethereal artwork by Zhu Yiyong. Hashtag want.

2 Dec: Road trip bands my 16-year-old son will not veto: Radiohead…

29 Nov: Since master prestidigitator Ricky Jay died a few days ago…

29 Nov: Dance. #tbt

25 Nov: Reading The Stand and I think I’m coming down with…

23 Nov: Art.

22 Nov: After seeing caffeine described in New Scientist as an “insect…

22 Nov: The Great Coast Road is a great coast road. #tbt…

20 Nov: I was invited to ride The Old Ghost Road this…

19 Nov: The power has been out in town all day and…

19 Nov: “Eat salad or die.”

18 Nov: Fold N’ Fly is a database of paper plane designs…

18 Nov: Sunday trails.

9 Nov: A view of Lake Taupo.

5 Nov: Annie Mueller writes in praise of her body, and it…

4 Nov: In other news, I just bought a house.

4 Nov: Spent a piece of my rainy Saturday watching the Red…

31 Oct: Trying to limit my grain and dairy intake but damned…

30 Oct: Related to the book I just read, Heroin(e) on Netflix…

29 Oct: One of the best things about the internet is all…

27 Oct: Leave No Trace is one of the best films I’ve…

15 Oct: Good grief, these cartoon character studies by Michael Paulus are…

14 Oct: It’s not you, sugar, it’s me.

8 Oct: I know it’s wrong to internet small fluffy dogs but…

2 Oct: “Tsundoku (n) – the act of buying a book and leaving…

2 Oct: Having the intention to do morning zazen is good, but…

29 Sep: There is something quite wonderful about these train hopping pics…

25 Sep: How many people are in space right now?

25 Sep: I read Blood Meridian by Cormac McCarthy and found it…

23 Sep: Starting right where I am.


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10 Nov: #lake #sunset #lovetaupo #getaway

4 Nov: 😊 #whanau #roadtrip #sundaze #coast

26 Oct: A view of Poverty Bay.

22 Oct: Nga wai o Rotorua #lake #bw #vscocam

22 Oct: Hang time w my boys 😊 #holidaze #beach #inthehood

22 Oct: Eat Streat is one of my favourite streats. #rotorua #food…

21 Oct: Well that training sure paid off 😊 #whaka100 #whaka25 #mtb…

20 Oct: Race prepping 🚲 #mtb #whaka100 #whaka25 #firstrace #letsgo #339 #veteranschmeteran…

19 Oct: Nga wai o Rotorua. #lake #rotorua #holidaze #mtbtrip

9 Oct: Status update. #pacific #ocean #beach #waves #storm #walkies

6 Oct: Blue on blue on blue. #vscocam #pacific #ocean #coast #holidaze…

2 Oct: Where did you go today. #mtb #kona #cockpit #outandabout #forest…

2 Oct: The goat didn’t make it. I did. #vscocam #mtb #kona…

23 Sep: Desert Roading. #vscocam #roadtrip #mountain #volcano #clouds #gradient

22 Sep: Welly. #mtvic #city #roadtrip

19 Sep: Looking good Napes 😍 #vscocam #roadtrip #napier #pacific #ocean

17 Sep: Mondaze. #mtb #kona #lookout #newtracks #rightbymyhouse #😊

16 Sep: Morning view II #lake #tarawera #volcano #rotas #boysweekend #myoldstompingground

16 Sep: 2017-09-16: Morning view I #lake #tikitapu #boysweekend #rotas #myoldstompingground

14 Sep: Current status. #blueonblue #onedge #pacific #ocean #sea #coast #☀️ #kaitihill…

11 Sep: Cheers Melbs - it’s been a hoot. #melbourne #star #city…

10 Sep: Wandering Melbourne’s back alleys. #melbourne #chinatown #tourists #holidaze

10 Sep: On the way to get some great eats… I had…

10 Sep: South Wharf. #vscocam #river #boat #city #melbourne #docklands #eats #holidaze…

9 Sep: Inside St Patrick’s Cathedral. #melbourne #church #architecture #nice

9 Sep: New Melbourne. #holidaze #max2 #baby #whanau #bringingthecute @geekgirlrach @limeacorn

9 Sep: Old Melbourne. #vscocam #architecture #church #melbourne #holidaze

8 Sep: So good to be in this city while the AFL…

7 Sep: Gidday Melbourne! #holidaze #city #melbourne #lovethisplace #gotiges🐯

5 Sep: The best toy I’ve owned. #suchfun #mtb #kona #mud #funemployed…

5 Sep: Well if it isn’t me old mates. #footrotflats #gizzy #statue…

3 Sep: Tga - Gis #roadtrip #bush #river #gorge #🌿

2 Sep: Hang time with my main boods. #boytime #saturdaze #kids #lovetheseguys…

28 Aug: Lifestyle choices. #mtb #kona #lunchtime #😊

26 Aug: Nice work Gizzy #coast #sunset #walkies

21 Aug: Well hello Wellington. #vscocam #wellington #city #ocean #bigbigboat #betterlatethannever

20 Aug: Cheers SI, it’s been a blast #vscocam #lake #mountains #lakerotoiti…

18 Aug: Getting some culture up me at the arty art place…

18 Aug: Cockpit shot. Now featuring a new rear shift which may…

15 Aug: Love the wide open spaces in this place. #vscocam #northcanty…

12 Aug: Where did you go today? #mtb #kona #rapaki #happytrails #uphill…

11 Aug: Mountains are good for the soul. #mountains #lake #snow #lakecoleridge…

11 Aug: Yay bikes. And mountains. And friends. #mtb #kona #mountains #lakecoleridge…

5 Aug: What do you call a group of mountain bikes? Fucking…

3 Aug: Well hello mainland. #ocean #southisland #bigbigboat @bluebridgeferry

3 Aug: NI-SI #sunrise #ocean #bigbigboat #wellington