Yesterday, the great Michael Koschel finished the first part of my new ink. Which is why I can’t use my right arm properly for a few days now.

This snake is a blue pit viper (Trimeresurus insularis). And yes, the colour is accurate. What a beautiful animal! They have a special IR sensing organ that enables them to pinpoint and attack prey in absolute darkness by sensing heat differences as small as a 0.2°C deviation from the background temperature. I also love the look it gives you. Totally my kind of character!

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Happy Birthday, Grandma!

My grandma is turning 100 years old today and she’s the best person I know.
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This Morning with Her, Having Coffee

The last nineteen years have been the best nineteen years of my life.
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Bloody hell. I shit you not, this whole lockdown hair situation is becoming untenable. We need a solution here.

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Elopement

After twelve years of being together, of moving to Australia, of living hundreds of kilometres apart for a year, of being through thick and thin together, after twelve years of love and sometimes of pain, Katy and I decided to marry last month. We did so without telling anybody.
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