Mike McArthur

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2019-08-09: Today I joined the ranks of folks who have injured themselves riding (or in my case falling off – ) …

2019-08-05:

2019-08-04: Fern (lying down), stole Bear’s ball and he politely asked for it back by prodding her with …

2019-08-01: Just a link to a recent post on my blog to see if I’ve got webmentions working

2019-07-31: I just noticed that I am wearing my watch which has a flat battery. I put it on my desk last night …

2019-07-25: Really happy to have completed the first day of my Chaplaincy training. This is just the very start …

2019-07-24: After some fiddling with DNS settings and such I now have my new domain (mikemcarthur.kiwi) pointing …

2019-06-14: Taking small steps towards getting back into regular blogging. I haven’t written anything on …

2019-03-27: After a year-long hiatus, I’m back on micro.blog and it’s good to see the community is …

2018-01-22: Reading about global warming while sweltering in Wanaka, quite appropriate.

2018-01-20: I’m curious as to what chemicals are in Lynx body spray to make it so pungent (and in my opinion, …

2018-01-18: Flamin’ Windows and it’s autoupdates, takes forever to start up and even to shutdown.

2018-01-18: It has been so hot in Dunedin lately that I’ve stopped wearing my (analogue) watch but then really …

2018-01-18: Interesting to see how dramatically my use of Facebook tapered off in the last 3 years. From …

2018-01-17: In the process of slowly backfilling my blog with my Facebook content. Facebook really object to …

2018-01-15: I only figured out what the ‘conversation’ option does when you tap on a post in the micro.blog …

2018-01-12: Watched a movie about Enid Blyton this evening, she was not at all like I imagined her to be. She …

2018-01-10: A summary I wrote of some of the current thinking on the role of serotonin (5-HT) in depression: …

2018-01-08: Oops, not ready to catch my usual bus to work, my morning ‘routine’ (‘stumble’ really) is rusty …

2018-01-05: Preparing myself for returning to work on Monday by applying for a new job.

2018-01-02: Can anyone give some tips on integrating micro.blog with WordPress.com? (Allowing for a very loose …

2018-01-01: I’ve made up my mind about blog platform/hosting and have chosen to go with WordPress.com

2018-01-01: Not the Murchison Mountains near Te Anau, but a takahae nonetheless! (At Orokanui ecosanctuary, …

2017-12-25: I am trying out Squarespace as a blogging platform. A completely hand coded site is too much work …

2017-12-04: Sitting here with the windows and doors open on a warm evening listening to sheep and lambs in the …

2017-12-01: Ok, end of my first day as a microblogger

2017-12-01: My dog just ran out of the room in a panic, chased by a blowfly!! (She has an odd phobia of buzzing …

2017-12-01: Wahoo! I Finally have a microblog. What remains to be seen is how much I end up using it.