Melbourne

Back to my favourite hotel in Melbourne’s Chinatown, another round of recollections. I typically stay in this hotel in Melbourne. My walking seems to be worse than before, it was difficult just now crossing the lane Little Bourke to the hotel. I’m starting to wonder if my gait will ever improve. At least I can […]

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Redhill

More and more recollections. Now I’m in Redhill where my other sister lives, and my older brother nearby. There was a Christmas dinner here ages ago in which I managed the cooking. Not very well but I used to enjoy cooking they tell me. Another thing to relearn. Redhill has expansive wilderness, very natural and […]

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Eltham

More recollections, now at my sister’s home, a place I’ve lived many times since around 1985. I actually helped with the renovations, and the huge garden, so many memories. Actually most people here think my memory is normal, perhaps marginally lesser. Indeed they would know having collected me from Thailand in coma, bringing me back […]

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U3A

While visiting my mother in Paynesville I attended a U3A (University of the 3rd age) discussion group my father regularly attended before his passing. It is concerned with current affairs. So I raised these three topics, it was my father’s job there to manage the discussion. 1. Global Warming Caused by burning fossil fuels – […]

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Paynesville

Well it’s my home town Melbourne, where my immediate family live. Now I’m in Paynesville with my mum, a nice place, the best place in the world according to my father. I took a short walk home from the shop today. For most people a 5 minute stroll but it took me more than an […]

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