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An epistle poem about the unknown neighbour
Having successfully avoided you this past 10 months
I cannot address this letter correctly
You are next door though,
So delivery would be easy
In fact I'm not sure if you have been here that long
My lack of interactions with you
A study in aloofness
I guiltily, occasionally, wonder
My awareness of you consists
Of the sound of you ...
... li>Killing of a potential prime minister in a car bombing of Beirut downtown on 27/12/13
... orientation of the ridge for wayfinding. Keep the ridge edge on your right on the way out and on your right on the way back.
- Race 2: 4th January 2014
Race 2 will have the same route as race 1 but we will just go in the opposite direction. This means we first go along the bottom of the ridge, then climb up to the top ...
... I needn't force myself to relate to everyone - certainly it's impossible. I genuinely dislike people who throw rubbish around. Sure there may be cultural differences explaining it, but basically it's ok not to like it and to choose friends accordingly. Not that I will be being a unreasonable about it, but I can understand how all of these differences direct people to associate with who they do and I don't blame them.
Wow, that was long winded. Again I emphasise how happy ...
... Along with the testosteronal drivers I expect to get a bit fed up with living conditions sometimes. Strangely I haven't been much disturbed by the prayer calls, one's happening right now. It's loud, but kind of a drone so easy to ignore.
Oh, I also joined the Kuwait Writers Club, gaining entry by impressing the organiser with some poems composed for events in Brisbane :)
Last of all in order to get my residency visa ...