February was a salve to the months of bushfires, smokes, heat, personal stresses and work slog . It's my  birthday in February , whi...

A few years back I started making an annual soul list: a list of things, one for each year of growth and learning to bring joy, peace or fr...

There are no words I can yet share to describe the first weeks of 2020. None. Plenty have put their own tangle of emotions into print. W...

A Merry Christmas to all who come by this little blog and a safe, healthy and happy new year to you and yours. Not a lot has changed fro...

When I was little my family lived opposite bush dominated by casuarinas, also known as she-oaks, and at Christmas I'd trot behind my Dad...