My Home page supplement

By John Ray

An index to a series of short notes about events and observations in my life. The notes most relevant to my personal life are given immediately below but I also have notes on other topics -- as under

Notes about religion

Notes about the women in my life

Notes about my family

Notes of general interest

My "Gifts"

Innisfail, where I was born

Innisfail State Rural School

My vacation in far north queensland (August 2004)

A brief personal memoir of Scotland

My 1963 Humber Super Snipe (Series IV)

The Sydney Baroque music club

Beating the Bureaucrats

Why I was once fired from a State government bureaucracy

Burns night

When the (Rock) band stopped playing

Springboard to a new lifestyle

Lessons from a robbery

My history with locks

Why I am a libertarian conservative

The importance of a common culture

My early politics

A Classical Education

Savings (frugality) is the key to having money when you need it

In the Army

My experience of radiation therapy

Chris Brand: In memoriam

Apologia pro vita sua

An autobiography

The actual dates (in order) of some major events in my life. A minimalist biography

A curriculum vitae from 1975

My adventures with Adventism

IQ and autism; I am autistic

Good sex

Early days with John Henningham and Denis Ryan

My time as a High School teacher

Internet dating is big on disappointment

My time as a Soapbox Orator

Defending Rhodesia

Sikhs and I

My 63rd Birthday bash at "A Night in India"

My 70th

My 75th

Health review, 2020

These notes originated as blog posts. For more blog postings from me, see

I update those frequently.

Much less often, I update Paralipomena , A Coral reef compendium and an IQ compendium. I also put up occasional updates on my Personal blog and most days I gather together my most substantial current writings on THE PSYCHOLOGIST.

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