And So The Story Ends

Good Morning World and thanks for tuning in to the penultimate post day here on Planet Magnet. After this post there will be only one more and that won’t be for a couple of weeks as I tell the story of my walk along Britain’s oldest Road.

That means this is post number 499!

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Quite an incredible feat but one that I suppose I am quite proud to have achieved.

I have always said that I would share my life with you guys for the next 499 posts, after which I would walk the Ridgeway for the Charity HENRY and make my 500th and final post about that very walk.

It is hard to consider the person I was when I started out on the journey. Some people don’t even recognise me as I have changed so much physically, others don’t recognise me because I have changed so much mentally.

Regardless of which is more significant I think we must all agree that since my surgery and subsequent life change, this person…

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Is no longer anything like this person….

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If we consider way back when I started this little blog after advice to do so, I was incredibly unfit, unhappy, lonely, I was letting life pass me by and I was disengaged.

No more though.

What a difference 18mths and the help and support of medical professionals and all of you guys here on Word Press who come to read my words every day. Some of you read quietly and fly under the radar and some of you read and comment and encourage. Regardless of which camp you fall into, I appreciate you all so very very much and I thank you all very much from the bottom of my heart.

You guys have made the incredible challenge of 499 posts a possibility and I am so happy that I have completed what I set out to do I think all I need do now is wish myself Bon Voyage, Bon Chance and Bon Temps for the next week of walking. You will be able to follow my updates on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram…..

So until I write and publish the story of my walk, I shall leave you with these words from T.S Elliots Little Gidding (pointed TO me by Osyth from Half Baked in Paradise but here mixed up by ME) and hopefully they will sum up all I have been trying to say…

“To make an end is to make a beginning so always remember last years thoughts belong to last years language whereas next years words await another voice”

So ’till the last time,

Stay out of the fridge.

P.S. Don’t forget to follow this link and donate to my just giving page.

Well We Are Still Waiting…

Good Morning world and thanks for tuning in to another day here on Planet Magnet.

Today sees the British weather back to it’s usual tricks with the sun a long forgotten memory as it has rained continually for the past three days. Still, nothing that we aren’t used to and if it does all of it’s raining this month then at least there will be no more raining next month when I am walking……

Yes that’s right.

You heard me correctly.

Although I am STILL waiting my appointments with both the Blood people and my G.P, I have decided that there will be a walk starting on June the 17th from Ivinghoe Beacon and I would love as many people to come along as can possibly manage it. It would be great if you walked a little way with me but I will understand fully if you simply want to wave me off whilst muttering “good riddance and glad to see the back of him” under your breath… 😉

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The Worlds Biggest Fridge Magnet Ate My Kitten…Cont…

Good morning world and thanks for tuning in to the weekend on here on Planet Magnet. Now I know that you probably have better things to do than sit reading my blog but I reckon you came back today because yesterdays headline really piqued your interest and you just had to find out what I was talking about.

Well, I can now report that mad old ladies with a house full of cats will be pleased but unfortunately their natural enemy the dog may be a little disappointed.

I did not eat any kittens.

To be honest, I did not even see any kittens let alone have any sautéed with some garlic and black pepper and serves on a bed of puppy dogs tails….

BUT!

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The Worlds Biggest Fridge Magnet Ate My Kitten

Good morning world and thanks for tuning in to another day here on Planet Magnet. It is Friday and the world is aglow with the hustle and bustle of the upcoming weekend. People are in  good (or at least better) moods as they see the opportunity to rest up or at least concentrate on themselves for the next 48hrs.

It is at this point I must apologise.

I went away from desk and the blog post launched and I wasn’t here to finish it!

Doh!!

So what is the title all about?

The Worlds Biggest Fridge Magnet Ate My Kitten….?

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Is It About Time To Get Back On The You Tube?

The Worlds Biggest Fridge Magnet.

So how can you follow the Magnet to see how he is progressing?

Well there’s obviously this blog’s email system to begin with. If you are signed up you will receive an email every single time I post on my blog.

Then there is Facebook. This will show you a link to my latest post as long as I have shared it on Facebook and you will see it as long as you are a friend or follow the Worlds Biggest Fridge Magnet page

There is also Twitter. My address of @wbfridgemagnet is another good way of never missing a post.

But then maybe you would prefer something a little more interactive where all you need do is turn on, tune in and drop out.

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Lights Camera Action!

Good morning WBFM’ers!

Head Magnet here!

How is everything with you this morning? Not too bleary eyed from watching the big fight last night I hope?

Go Manny! / Go Floyd! – delete accordingly…

I myself gave it a miss (it was an estimated 4am start time here in the U.K) as I just don’t have the stamina for that kind of hardcore staying up, even with my newfound weight loss I reckon that would have been a bridge too far for me.

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Branching Out To The You Tube

That’s right folks, my bid for World Media Domination continues!

To be honest, what I actually mean is I have finally gotten all of my stuff together to start a weekly You Tube channel, so world domination is going to be a good way off yet!

And when I say I have gotten all of my stuff together, what I really mean is I have a Sony HD camera, a new tripod and have re arranged the front room of the apartment to accommodate a suitable plain background to film against. I just need to download a decent movie editor that’s easy to use and then learn some editing skills. I also need to get some idea of how to launch a front page so I might make the whole thing a touch more professional than some fat bloke just cocking about with video camera. For this I would ask if their is anyone out there with any good ideas of what I could possibly use to accomplish these tasks

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