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Rodney Olsen is a husband, father, blogger, cyclist and radio announcer from Perth, Western Australia. This is his blog.

Latest Blog Posts

We Can Be Heroes

on Oct 13, 2016 in: Life, Poverty

I saw some people on the TV being awarded for their bravery and courage a few days ago. They were ordinary people but they were being hailed as heroes. Hearing their stories I started thinking about what makes someone a hero. What does someone have t...

The Junk Room

on Oct 11, 2016 in: Faith, God, Jesus

Do you have a ‘junk room’? Most people have a place in their house where all the junk is stored. For some it’s a room, for some it’s the attic and for others it’s the garage or a shed. Some people have a whole house that’s...

Dreaming Again

on Sep 28, 2016 in: Cycling, Australia, Poverty

Last night I had that same old dream, it rocked me in my sleep, and left me the impression that the sandman plays for keeps. – Larry Norman I did indeed have the same old dream last night. It’s a dream that comes around now and then. I dr...

Choose Your Anger

on Sep 16, 2016 in: Life, Poverty

I was getting my Saturday off to a good start, waiting for the coffee to kick in, and scrolling through Facebook when I saw a headline. Anger consumes iPhone 7 queues at Apple stores as phones sell out around the world. I must admit it made me feel a...

(This is my annual Father’s Day post.) We can trace a lot of things back to our childhoods. For better or for worse it’s those early years that form who we are. I’m now coming to realise that there are many things that I see in my s...


on Aug 18, 2016 in: Sport, Humour

When did the Olympics start? I think it was a few weeks back but it’s starting to feel like months. I have to admit that I watched a fair bit of the opening ceremony but since then I’ve just seen updates in my news feeds or on telly. I’ve never...

Should Pokemon Go?

on Aug 15, 2016 in: Life

….. I was in Kings Park on the weekend. It’s a beautiful park that overlooks the city of Perth. While I was there I couldn’t help notice that there were thousands of people wandering around looking at their phones. They were all cha...