Monthly Archives: June 2014

Hello from Jeju

These little guys are all over the place. Jeju Island, that is. Korea. Survived three flights to get here (the flat bed from Chicago to Seoul was the best bit!). By way of a change, a few pictures I’ve snapped … Continue reading

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Pluses and Minuses

I like that look. Sweaty – a sign of a job well done. Indeed, I like it so much, let’s have another: Definitely! Unfortunately, I’ve been off the weights for three weeks on doctor’s orders so as not to risk … Continue reading

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Five-A-Side

There you go – something to cool us off in the hot (US and UK anyway) summer. A team of five in the world snow-swimming championships! Which obviously take place at night as well… Our wonderful gay Tuan Jie association, … Continue reading

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Celebrating FIT People!

One problem with being temporarily (hopefully!) slightly disabled is that people start telling you their horror stories. ‘Oh, my Granny had that and died”… ‘Did I ever tell you about my colon surgery?’ ‘You want to be careful – my … Continue reading

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Flying High Again

Well: after all the recent upsets, I’m feeling rather good. Drugs seem to be working well, doctor and consultant have declared me fit to fly; had my first (gay) sex since over two weeks thanks to Pete and Ivo, two … Continue reading

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Pride… comes AFTER a Fall…

…no, not Gay Pride. Pride in watching my son in his first professional circus performance on Monday. And sadness that I am not in the show, thanks to my leg problem. So I have to watch the other guys doing … Continue reading

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Home Alone – well, Not Really…

With this leg issue, I’m feeling a bit ‘tied down’. Certainly left out of things. School’s out and with four weeks to go before we leave for the UK, the plan was for the girls, our kids Leo and Jaymee, … Continue reading

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Not the Beginning of the End…

…but perhaps The End of the Beginning When I was “afflicted“, two weeks back, with a massively swollen leg as a result of a blood clot, my first thought was ‘Well, that’s it, Tone – this is the beginning of … Continue reading

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Shirtless, Barefoot and Injecting!

Manga Tone! So that’s me, then… you could have given me a bit more muscle, though! Thanks to a reader in Japan for that. I’m pleased to say, for anyone who might be interested, that things are going well and the blood-test … Continue reading

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Light Out of Darkness

Things are looking up. I may have to put up with a swollen leg for some weeks, but the injections and rat poison are pretty much certain to put things right, in their own time. I am not forbidden to … Continue reading

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