I love Rio.
OPINION: Incredibly, Donald Trump is now the certified Republican candidate for the presidency of the United States.
OPINION: It all started so innocently.
OPINION: Surely solar power use should be encouraged, not penalised?
OPINION: What's the greatest trophy there is?
OPINION: I've never been more pleased to live more than 20,000 kilometres from my homeland.
OPINION: I read a good joke a few days ago. A new one.
I've been watching the centenary commemorations of World War I's Battle of the Somme.
OPINION: When it comes to impressive wins or embarrassing defeats, what claims the title?
OPINION: I'm lying on a comfortable bed. Through a window I hear the sound of waves on a nearby beach.
OPINION: I have to say I'm mightily relieved.
OPINION: I have a recommendation for you, a strong one.
OPINION: Chances are that by the time you read this, I'll be bonking on the beach.
OPINION: Ah, winter.
OPINION: I've had cause recently to make rather frequent telephone calls to my bank.
OPINION: Whoever it was must have been a genius.
OPINION: Should Blenheim decide to doff its name, would other beleaguered towns follow suit?
OPINION: Finally, I've settled on it. The title of my autobiography will be ...
OPINION: I was reading a newspaper report online this morning when I suddenly realised I could be sitting on a small fortune.
EDITORIAL: The lesser charge of manslaughter is no way to find justice for the death of a Taupo toddler.
OPINION: I'm blaming it on the cat.
OPINION: It's probably due to my English upbringing but I have to admit I am probably only too ready to apologise.
OPINION: So, it turns out I closely fit the description of a medical secretary in the English Midlands.
OPINION: Regular readers of this column will by now be well aware that I've had an interesting time in the past few weeks.
OPINION: Desperate years dealing with a heart breaking tragedy
Red is a universal sign of danger, right?
OPINION: Hi folks, are you a garden lover? Do you talk to your plants?
OPINION: What weird hour was this I have just lived through?
OPINION: It's important to wear the correct apparel when communing with nature, write Derek Burrows.
OPINION: I couldn't see exactly what was happening, but it was clearly something momentous.