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Month: January 2008

Trail Running in the Southern Hemisphere
January 26, 2008
Always, On the road, Running, South Africa
It's called Table Mountain. It thrones over Cape Town like a king over his kingdom, or a queen over her lovers - high above, beautiful, strong, untouchable, feared and adored at...
Sahara 2
January 26, 2008
Airborne, Always, Photoblogs, South Africa
After sitting on the tarmac for almost an hour and a half, waiting for a difficult refueling operation to complete and then waiting some more in line for departure on the only...
January 18, 2008
Airborne, Always, On the road, South Africa
Late at night somewhere over the Hudson Bay aboard Air France flight 045, an Airbus A-330 à destination de Paris. We're cruising at flight level 370 on our northeastern course....
Off to Africa
January 15, 2008
Always, On the road, South Africa
Tuesday 5:00 am. Je pars. ETA at destination, Thursday 9:00 am. Is the world really still such a big place? The short night was agitated and restless. I spent most of it in and...
Good old geeky IRC
January 13, 2008
Bits and pieces, ICMU, Quotes
You had to be there. It was a long time ago. Long before AIM, and Gmail chat, and MSN Messenger, and Skype, and ICQ, and Trillian and the like, the ancestor of online chatting...
Le vent dans la voile
January 11, 2008
Airborne, Always, On the road, South Africa
It’s a pretty big bag, I said to myself. It’s a heck of a big bag. I sat comfortably in my leather chair, coffee at hand, mentally gaging the size of my luggage and imagining...