Tag: lunchtime

Under African skies

Under African skies

Today was a beautiful sunny day, and the sky was about as blue as it gets. I couldn’t wait to get out of the office …

 

The new Cinderella

The new Cinderella

Taking a walk at lunchtime a few weeks back I spied a woman’s shoe lying, abandoned, in a rather inaccessible spot beside the motorway. On my …

 

New horizons

New horizons

Exploring new horizons turned out to be an easy activity today, even while I was at work. I heard some new music (well, new to …

 

Flash mobs

Flash mobs

I think half the city was involved in the ‘random’, ‘spontaneous’ flash mobbed Samoan haka in downtown Wellington today. I’m unsure whether it was a …

 

324 – Unbeaten

324 – Unbeaten

So what exactly does a white gowned character on stilts have to do with today’s parade at lunchtime? I’m not 100% sure, but everyone seemed …

 

263 – Night moves

263 – Night moves

Another long day – if it was even slightly likely to go wrong today, it did so. You get days like this every now and …

 

107 – Retro food

107 – Retro food

Ask not what you can do for your country, ask what’s for lunch. — Orson Welles If I am to believe what I read then it would …

 

091 – Bike ballet

091 – Bike ballet

Waiting often forces us to pay attention to life’s present tense no matter what the weather, or whether we like it or not. Rainy days …

 

050 – Squint

050 – Squint

Can it be? A sunny day? Finally? And suddenly everyone’s out strutting their stuff and life is good. It’s been funny, tho, seeing everyone wandering …