Author: Amfortas

Letter from Van Diemen’s Land

To be precise, this video is a short trip down the (my) Derwent River, west side, the ‘city’ side. https://youtu.be/xe-mGgQD2qI Aerial views from 1500ft of the western shore of the River Derwent at Hobart,Tasmania from Boyer in the north to…

Letter from Van Diemen’s Land

Foreword – I asked Amfortas whether things had quietened down in Hobart Town after the Sydney to Hobart was well over. The days after ‘arrival’ are party days. I stayed away from town !! 🙂 But then followed a few…

The Bloop

The ‘Bloop’ was a ‘one-off’, unusual, and if caused by a creature, it can be assumed that the creature was, in this instance, much louder than usual. All explanatory hypotheses need exploring. There is a lot of plastic in the…

Lenten fish

I have seen so many plates of food photos on N.O, I thought that I should send one in. It is Lent and according to some cafeteria Catholics one is supposed to have fish on Fridays instead of meat during…