Merry Christmas

I wonder what the receptionist says when you enter the door, “Welcome to the Wellcome Building”?  And nothing cheers up an anatomy lesson like a big guy in a Red Suit.  Yes, the Christmas cheer is everywhere in Dunedin, even in your genes.  (Look at the sign..DNA sequencing…..oooh, that was bad….) This was not theContinue reading “Merry Christmas”

Sunsets and Life

I enjoy this photograph for a couple of reasons.  It’s easy to see this was a beautiful sunset.  I took this photo about 9:45pm this week, and twilight lingered for almost another hour.  When I finally to bed at 11:00pm I swear I saw hints of blue still hugging the horizon.  This was armchair beauty. Continue reading “Sunsets and Life”

A Presidential Weekend

About 120 km southwest of Dunedin is the town of Clinton, Nz.  If you continue on Highway 1, as I did, 44 km later you enter the town of Gore.  That 44km stretch of Highway is named…..wait for it….the Presidential Highway.  Who said they don’t like Americans here? What was I doing in Gore, youContinue reading “A Presidential Weekend”