Ueno Park/Maricar

After a solid twelve hours, which my body obviously needed, I awoke refreshed and full of intent to explore Ueno Park. Unlike most city parks, which tend to just be green spaces, this one has a bag load of things to see and do – museums, shrines, temples, wildlife, street Read more…

Fighting to Learn

Humans have been endowed with the natural impulse to survive dangerous situations, using whatever tools are available. If caught in such a situation, man could possibly wield a weapon to defend himself but weapons are not always available. Therefore, he needed to learn how to use his own body as Read more…

Tending bar

At work pullin pints my legs hurt ends never in sight 5 hours to go only worked 9 long, long hours for those of my kind prick arrogant customers some of them aren’t childs got a tip today for bringing out a smiles coins not a quid it won’t pay Read more…

Ninjutsu and I

I finally found a ninjutsu class in 2011 after moving to the north east. The previous six years had been spent doing Karate and Tae Kwon Do, as well as dabbling in MMA, Aikido, Judo, Kickboxing and the like. I was always aware of ninjutsu, thanks to the Internet and Read more…

Jaisalmer

6/6/13 I gave up trying to sleep at about 5am, and as the sun came up I read and ate my chappattis. The monster snorer was gone now, but it was so hot I knew any attempt to get my head down would be futile. The train arrived at Jaisalmer Read more…

Foot hurty

Clutchin onto crutches draggin my butt up and down them stairs Coz i cant walk up them simplest things have become difficult for me filling up a kettle for a cup of tea has become a one stick one leg lottery not to worry though coz soon you will see Read more…

Turning Thirty

My 30th birthday is in a little over two months. Certain ways of thinking have evolved in the last year or two, things have both slowed down and sped up, and I can’t help but feel like the approaching number is a significant one. Let me give you an example. Read more…