Because the sky is blue and the grass is green. Because ice cream is cold. Because some roads are paved. Because I sneezed. Because flowers are beautiful. Because the sun is out. Because you are you; and because I am I. Because. That’s why. Happy Birthday Lix!
Mirror Mirror on the Wall
"You should get out in the sun more," she said, "you're so fair." "Well," I replied, "I like to think of myself as fair. And balanced."
Parking against the traffic flow
I was just leafing through some of my old receipts when I came across a parking fine from about a week ago. The offence? "Parking against traffic flow". I was with Lix that day, and we had just finished our business with our bridal photography studio, picking out the photos that were to go into... Continue Reading →
2.4km Training Stalled — For Now…
After a tremendous lot of running for the past 90 days (I've been surprisingly focused in my training this time round), I've been forced to take a break due to an illness. Feels like flu, probably is. Maybe it's my body telling me that I'd been running too much too soon. It hurts quite a... Continue Reading →
Zeno’s Paradox of the Arrow
I just read about Zeno's paradox of the arrow about how if an the flight of an arrow is made up of many distinct points at which the arrow is at rest. Imagine if you could freeze time when the arrow was moving, then restart time and freeze it again a split second later. The... Continue Reading →
Running’s Back. With a Vengeance.
Much like an echoey scream in its third or fourth reverb, you couldn't tell where the thought came from: I'm going to run a marathon this year in my best time yet (not too hard, considering my previous best was over five hours) and I'm going to get my IPPT gold this July (a little... Continue Reading →
Just the other day on my way home I happened to look up at the sky and saw this beautiful orange hue. I stopped and looked at it for a while, reminded of the great expanses of unadulterated horizons I used to see so often in Perth. A gentle breeze flew by me; and though... Continue Reading →