A year in moments #5 – head injury guy

I ran a hill track most Tuesday mornings before work last year and started to see the same guy around the same time, walking up the hill. Stripy hat, backpack, brisk pace. After a few weeks I shouted a cheery hello as I ran past up the track. "HELLO! You must have the same Tuesday … Continue reading A year in moments #5 – head injury guy

A year in people #79 – the San Francisco guy

I met R in Queenstown when I was travelling in New Zealand in 2014. He was staying at the same hostel and I was about to head to bed but a friend persuaded me to stay up for a few minutes longer and after ten minutes of chat, I found myself crashing on his sofa two months … Continue reading A year in people #79 – the San Francisco guy

A year in people #25 – B

B's description on Meetup is 'Tiny pom living in Christchurch' yet when I met her for the first time I somehow thought she was a kiwi. I have no idea why, as now I realise she has very little kiwi twang to her Cheshire accent. She is tiny though. But the best things come in … Continue reading A year in people #25 – B