Monthly Archives: April 2013

3R Hits the Gym

More about the native American boy who has turned up on our patch (see previous post for the story so far…)… After their dinner, during which ‘3R’ [his name is ‘Three Rivers’] consumed a huge amount of food, he agreed … Continue reading

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“Is it OK to be a ‘Fag’ here?”

More has emerged about ‘Three Rivers’, the native American guy who showed up at Chad’s gym having been, it turns out, his private guest for a few days. Let’s call him ‘3R’ – it’s shorter. Turns out his parents were … Continue reading

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Against All Odds, It’s Out!

Out today in paper format! Just thought that I would mention it… … begins in Scotland, moves to the English Lake District, sees the sad loss of a ‘Svengali’-like figure followed by some eye-watering martial arts training, then takes us on a … Continue reading

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Introducing ‘Three Rivers’

…and I don’t mean the baseball stadium in Pittsburg! Consider this guy: This is not Mr ‘Three Rivers’, the 19yo native American guy who was initiated to Man.Power during the birthday celebrations (last post), because I don’t have a picture … Continue reading

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The Morning after The Morning After…

It’s taken me till now (Sunday morning) to recover from Friday night’s Man.Power celebration! Everything still aches, but yesterday Dave and I could barely get out of bed. In fact, we didn’t get any rest until 4am anyway, and that … Continue reading

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Hobbit Surprise

Dave’s brother Pete banged on our door this morning. ‘You guys awake?’ Well, we were then. 7am. Lying together bleary eyed, naked, covers thrown off during the night because we were rather warm. Pete, grinning at us wearing just his sweat … Continue reading

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Celebrating Man Power…

…or, as Chad prefers to write it, ‘Man.Power’… Friday this week will be the 17th anniversary of Chad starting his personal gay/straight-friendly private gym for his carefully selected fitness-freak companions, and Dave and I (amazingly) have been part of it … Continue reading

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Pit Stop

..and, after the adventures with Cody and the knife throwers, something completely different. Friday evening and our great friends from Lexington arrive for the weekend. Wrestlers. Occasional acrobats. Tuan Jie. In other words, Leon and Dane. Currently ten in total, … Continue reading

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Night of the Short Knives…

So, we went yesterday afternoon to get beaten up at Cody and Adge’s invitation. Cody is a feral beast living deep in the woods near the Clinch River in a house which I don’t think officially exists, although it has … Continue reading

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In Trouble with Jaymee and Leo!

In the previous post I wrote that the average age of our acrobatic performers in our Circus Extreme was now 30. I didn’t include our two 11-year-olds, since they are not even in High School yet and they are ‘not available for … Continue reading

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