The Personal Musings Of Oliver White

Beauty is in the eye of the beer holder. Oliver White

An English person thinks a hundred miles is a long way; an American thinks a hundred years is a long time. Diana Gabaldon

One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory. Rita Mae Brown

How good a person you are depends only on how much compassion and sympathy you have in your heart for others. Nitin Namdeo

We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We will put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Years Day. Edith Lovejoy Pierce

The statistics on sanity are that one out of every four people is suffering from a mental illness. Look at your three best friends. If they’re okay, then it’s you. Rita Mae Brown


So my name is more than just French, it comes from the Germanic name Alfher, which translates to Elf Warrior. I can be onboard with that.

I’m An Elf Warrior

Bisexuality means I am free and I am as likely to want to love a woman as I am likely to want to love a man, and what about that? Is that not what freedom implies? Rita Mae Brown

Reflected Shadow

This photo was actually taken pointing vaguely west and at sunset. So essentially, pointing towards the sun. And yet there is a distinct shadow of my telescope on the wall. I like noticing silly little things like this. The sun was shining over the top…

Reflected Shadows

Bed Mobile Phone

Noticed the sleep tracker on my phone go a bit haywire recently. But it’s all good, makes me happy. August has been a fun month so far, but I will need to catch up at some point…

There Is An Explanation, But I’m Not Saying