The Hundred-Year-Old Man in Paris

Oh wait – no, that’s not it. The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared. That’s more like it! This little ditty by Jonas Jonasson was an absolute delight – and the experience of reading it was something of an adventure of itself. I picked up this book in March 2019 on a…

A 2019 Resolution, A Renewed Love

In January 2019 I made all my resolutions – even broke down how I was going to achieve them. I didn’t achieve any. Except one. I resolved to read 25 books in 2019. I hadn’t read for pleasure and enjoyment in quite a while. Sure, a book here or there, but not to the extent…

A Leap of Faith

This post was originally written at Lake Wanaka, NZ in March 2018. Today I jumped out of an airplane. My experience was interesting to say the least. I wasn’t scared, in fact I was ridiculously excited. The view was unbelievable and the feeling of “oh my god I’m just falling towards the earth” was surreal….