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Self Hate

So I have a confession to make. I have been dragging my feet on this blog post. As I dragged my feet I was blaming it on my indecision, something I’ve written about before but while that has played a part in the dragging of my feet is is not the root cause. 650 more words

Franz Josef, Hokitika, Nelson and Picton, 14.05.15-20.05.15

When I was first planning this trip, two years ago, I was talking to a friend of my parents, who was waxing lyrical about New Zealand’s scenery when she added, almost absently “and there are some active volcanoes, of course.” 4,968 more words

Blonde - All Cried Out (Oliver Nelson Remix)

So this might be a bit of Oliver Nelson overload (but surely that’s a good thing?), and this definitely isn’t the first ‘All Cried Out’ remix posted, but this deserves a post. 14 more words


Nelson summer life

Now here’s another blast from the past post, I’m sorry. Frantically trying to catch up with the months. Pretend it’s late March and summer is drawing to a close. 142 more words


Day 12 - Catching Up With An Old Friend & Mussel Eating

I met Mog (Matt) in Tignes, France, last year where we both worked in a ski chalet. As a kiwi, after leaving France he decided to move back to New Zealand, and we joked that when I was to come over this way we would meet up again. 401 more words


Looking Back At The Video For Nelson's 'Love And Affection' On The Song's 25th Anniversary

Longtime readers of the site know that Vince and I share a great deal of, well, love and affection for the 1990 hit single, “(Can’t Live Without Your) Love and Affection,” written and performed by the brothers Nelson. 800 more words

Film Drunk


After last weeks review of Avengers: Age of Ultron, I closed by remarking that it would not hold a place on my shelf like, among other things, the Netflix series… 675 more words