Red Kangaroo (Cumbo Gunnerah) Corrobboree Song

by Sam ' A Jolly' 'Swagman' Bird Arts and Entertainment, Book Reviews, Reference and Education
First Word - Respects I'd like to offer my respects and bow my head to the first people's of this country now known as Australia. Cumbo Gunnerah, the 'Red Chief' is a PILLAR, a Mountain, Today as he was in Life.  His story travels through time and speaks directly today as it did when first spoken. Out of the deepest respect for this man and his culture, I put to song, already a tune echoing through time - breathed into being by inspired ...
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Swagman's Rest- a Traveller's Ballad

by Sam ' A Jolly' 'Swagman' Bird Travel and Leisure, Writing and Speaking
Swagman’s Rest I am a swagman in this wavering wind Its hard times driftin’ for a swaggy’s kin We charge in this country a bill per head And the fences are built round a traveller’s bed So here I sit, with my dreams at best By the campfire lighting up swagman’s rest   Yes I don’t mind working, neither care what I do At the end of the day, I’m just a passing through All I ever had was a good pair of shoes And a decent amount of them stuck ...
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Buddhism: The Mahamudra Teachings

by Sam ' A Jolly' 'Swagman' Bird Self Improvement, Book Reviews
Lineage Tilopa was a great Buddhist sage (988–1069) living in India. It is believed he has received Mahamudra teachings from primordial Buddha Vajradhara himself – the primordial essence of all things, true reality. Tilopa taught the Mahamudra to his Disciple Naropa who passed it down through a great lineage of realizers, through Marpa and Milarepa and so on. Reading Tibet's Great Yogi : Milarepa This book is an incredible journey and would highly recommend it to anyone with the slightest inclining towards spirituality, meditation, ...
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Learn 'Authentic Original Blues' - Guitar Online Course From the Best!

by Sam ' A Jolly' 'Swagman' Bird Arts and Entertainment, Self Improvement, Shopping and Product Reviews
Access 'From Texas to the Delta' Guitar Course I'm a Real Connoisseur of Blues Music Myself. I Only Like to Learn from the Best!..I'd Prefer to Listen to the Old Recordings and learn That Way - the Hard Way. This is The Way Eric Clapton Learnt for Example. Sure, I've Checked out Youtube , Learnt Some Songs off there But I Have Always Had to Tweak Them... Blues is So Powerful and You Cannot Fake it, It's the Foundation of Rock 'N' Roll ...
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Learn the Violin with a Complete Online Training Course!

by Sam ' A Jolly' 'Swagman' Bird Arts and Entertainment, Self Improvement, Shopping and Product Reviews
Want to the Learn the Violin - Do it Here  Stream-Line Learning It's a Big Question; Where Do you Start When Beginning Violin? How Many People ask That Question but get No Further? Whether you Are an Adult who has Longed to Play the Violin All your Life, or Dabbled but never Made any Real Commitment; Whether it Feels Right and You Know You're Meant to Play This Instrument and you Must Learn it Now or Even If You're Looking for Quality tutor ...
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Incense Sticks - A Unique High Quality Blend

by Sam ' A Jolly' 'Swagman' Bird Health and Fitness, Self Improvement, Shopping and Product Reviews
Adi Da Rasa Unique Blends Concocted for Bodily Purification,Harmonisation,  Relaxation and Meditation. This Incense is Amazing and you Wont Find it in Many Stores (if Any). I Love Incense but unfortunately I respond very badly to Most or All by a sneezing fit APART from Adi Da Rasa Incense - I'm guessing due to the quality.  Adi Da Rasa - 'Rasa' meaning 'scent', 'flavour' or 'the essence of enjoyment'. All Natural Incense, Handmade in India According to a Generations - Old Formula. Adi Da Rasa Variations DA ...
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Home Recording with the Zoom Handy H2n Recorder

by Sam ' A Jolly' 'Swagman' Bird Arts and Entertainment, Recreation and Sports, Self Improvement
First Things First When I was going to Purchase the Zoom H2n Handy Recorder I read many reviews, Most Importantly, ( as I'd already had a zoom recorder and was sold on the brand) the Reviews based on Comparison between the H4n, H5, H6.... I wanted the Highest Quality Recordings as I Had an Album Prepared and Ready to Go.  What I Discovered is they Have Virtually Identical Microphones and Sound Quality but What you get with the other models is more ...
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Best Place to Skydive in Australia!

by Sam ' A Jolly' 'Swagman' Bird Travel and Leisure, Recreation and Sports, Shopping and Product Reviews
The Best Place to Skydive in Australia is Mission Beach! You Will Have Views of Many Tropical Islands (Dunk Island, Bedarra etc..) Pristine Turquoise Waters, Beach & Coastline and Incredible  Rain forest. As Far as i Know it's the Only ( or one of the only ) Sky dives with a Guaranteed Beach Landing and How Many Times Iv'e Heard the Seasoned Jumpers say This is the Best Jump in Australia! Book Mission Beach Now! Follow the Abvoe Link to Find the Latest Specials ...
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Raw Food Diet

by Sam ' A Jolly' 'Swagman' Bird Health and Fitness, Self Improvement, Food and Drink
A Minimum Optimum Maximum Raw Food Diet What is A Right and Lawful Diet? It's a Question at some time or another we must ask ourselves as conscious beings. If you are here now, then you have begun to delve into or perhaps finely tuned this Need. You Need to Ask yourself, What would your Best self do? eat? And then, Why Aren't you Doing That? There are many obstacles in achieving This: Peer Pressure Life Habits Unconscious Living Many Un-Inspected Aspects of your Life Is the Body really ...
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The Art of Sharpening-A Beginners Woodworking- Getting Set Up As A Woodworker

by Sam ' A Jolly' 'Swagman' Bird Arts and Entertainment, Self Improvement
A Brief History On Patience and Mastery There is some Truly Fascinating History tied up with Woodworking. It's Romantic in the True Sense of the Word- Embodiment of Patience, Care, Love, Thoughtfulness. Perhaps it's moved away from that a little bit since the Introduction of Power tools But a True Woodworker Never Ignores Good Foundation Practices. I Like the Stories of the Woodworkers almost in Folk Lore where they would head deep into the forest Looking for a nice grove, and upon Finding ...
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Naming Your Guitar

by Sam ' A Jolly' 'Swagman' Bird Arts and Entertainment, Relationships
Its a Funny Thing, Giving This Unique Identification to Your Guitar. You Know, I've had My Guitar, Which is Very Precious to me, For 11 Years and I STILL Haven't Given Her a Name..Though I Do Feel I Know Her On a Deep Level. Of Things I Do Know it's a She...and Her Name Begins with a B.......... For Me the Difficulty Arose in Naming Her Because I Felt a Certain Guilt to Give Her a Name As if She Was a ...
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Learn How to Play Harmonica Right Now- A Soul Approach

by Sam ' A Jolly' 'Swagman' Bird Arts and Entertainment, Self Improvement, Shopping and Product Reviews
The Harmonica is a Versatile and Mobile Instrument, Capable of Travelling with you in your Pocket, of Producing Soul Provoking Sound. It's a Powerful Instrument that When People Hear it Played Properly they are Instantly Transported as if Across Time to a Smokey Filled Bar, or Freight Train Tracks.  Come With the Dust and Gone With The Wind To Understand that Sound its Important to know the harmonicas roots.  The First Patent for a Mouth Organ (European) was in 1821. What Most People ...
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Travelling With Kids

by Sam ' A Jolly' 'Swagman' Bird Internet and Businesses Online, Travel and Leisure, Self Improvement
Thinking  of Travelling with Kids? Good News is, it's a Great Idea! It Was the Best Decision WE Ever Made as  a Family. Why? Get Valuable Time with Your Children and Grow Bond Kids Learn and Get Amazing Life Experience and Outlook Experience More of the 'Joys' of being a Parent Happy Memories I'll Touch on These a Little Bit Later but First Here's a Glimpse of Our Experience A Bit of Our Story When Our Son was 2 Years Old, we Purchased a Mazda t3000 Converted Motorhome Bus and ...
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Learn to Sing By Knowing Your Voice-A Soulful Approach

by Sam ' A Jolly' 'Swagman' Bird Arts and Entertainment, Self Improvement
Everybody Can Sing If you have the Human Form, you have a Voice Box. Therefore You Can Sing. It's an Age Old Argument that has Just as Much To Do with your Physical Attributes as it does with Whats in Your Mind. As a General Rule, the Majority of People will say You've either Got It or You Don't.  Everybody Appreciates a Beautiful Voice- a Voice that Sounds like it Comes Straight From Heaven. What if i told you the Reason it Sounds ...
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Learn Guitar- A Soul Approach

by Sam ' A Jolly' 'Swagman' Bird Arts and Entertainment, Self Improvement
The Way is from the Beginning  There Really is so much Information Available on How to Learn Guitar…So what’s the Best Way to Stay Focused on what You Really Want and where to Begin? We can all Relate with getting Exposed to Too Much Information and Ultimately never really ‘Getting’ where You Wanted when you First Possessed that Energy, Drive and Motivation. What's the Best Way?It’s Simple. The Most Important Thing with Learning Guitar is to Start… Not just to learn a few ...
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Become A Jolly Swagman- Digital Nomadic Entrepreneur

by Sam ' A Jolly' 'Swagman' Bird Internet and Businesses Online, Travel and Leisure, Self Improvement
Become A Jolly Swagman- Turn ANY Interest Into an Online Income You’re About to Find Out What it Means to Be A Jolly Swagman…And With it a Whole New Possibility! Below Will Outline WHAT it Means to Be a Swagman and HOW to Travel and Work ( or Quite Literally, Work from Home or Anywhere in the World) While Generating Income Online by Starting a Serious Online Business. Consider How an Online Business Could Literally Change You’re Life! ( Success Stories ) ...
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