May 25, 2006

We have container! May 20, 2006

Well, after three months without stuff, we now have our stuff! Surprisingly, the delivery of our container went relatively smoothly. Four movers and two trucks arrived promptly at 8:30 am last Friday morning. The weather was partly overcast but dry; our friends Ken, Anne, & Scott were here to help; […]
May 25, 2006

Mighty Mighty Mount Cook

They said it couldn’t be done. They said it could take several attempts. They said most Kiwi’s never succeed. We said we’re going. We said we gotta try. And so, a few weeks ago, on a cold and overcast Saturday morning, we hopped in the car and started on our […]
May 9, 2006

Surreal Time…… Christchurch, April 25 – May 9, 2006

Ah, another interesting two weeks. Bruce’s recent post talks about being marooned in realtime; I’ve come to experience it as surrealtime. The days whiz by; I have a hard time remembering what I’ve done the day before. Lots of energy and focus directed to the ‘old’ life in San Francisco […]
April 25, 2006

Another week down……. Christchurch, April 18 – 24, 2006

Another emotionally charged week. That wave that threatened to attack last week finally got hold of my leg and pulled me into the undertow; I’m bobbing up and down, desperately trying not to sink into a state of despair. Two things occurred which has had the effect of unmooring me […]