In An Instant

I wasn't going to tell you about this because I wanted the start of the year to be positive and focusing on up subjects but I saw something on New Year's Eve that has been plaguing me a bit. I popped out to get some potato chips about 10.30PM and saw a terrible road accident.... Continue Reading →

They Come To Life At Night

This is a statue of Queen Victoria in Hyde Park. We have quite a few statues of her in Sydney....she is quite revered in this neck of the woods. What I love about this statue is the incredible detail on her gown - the patterns and the folds of it. It looks like a real... Continue Reading →

Power Of Rocks And Stones

I see a rock on the nook of this tree every time I go to the park. Whenever I see it I look around, scouring the park for who might have placed it there as if there is some phantom rock leaver wandering the city streets. It gets me thinking about rocks and stones. Cairns.... Continue Reading →

For The Love Of Money

SOURCE: A lot of people I know are talking about Gina Rinehart's shaking up of Fairfax Media. Readers who don't live in Australia (and I thank you all so much for reading...) may not know about Gina Rinehart so I'll give you a little bit of a heads up. Bullet points are required, I'm... Continue Reading →

Sign On A Spire

I'm trying to revamp my blog a bit, give it a bit of structure as far as content goes because I have let it slacken off, posting haphazardly about any old random thing. I used to post every single day with lots of anecdotes and stories and now I just seem to be floundering. So... Continue Reading →


We're caught in a trap I can't get out Because I love you too much, baby Elvis sang about it in Suspicious Minds. Feeling trapped. Feeling scared. A prisoner of love. It seems like I am talking a lot about domestic violence and love gone wrong these days but I am pleased to relay to... Continue Reading →

Bringing It All Back

When things are really bad in our lives, whatever the reason for the badness, we often feel like the good stuff will never come back into our lives again. This suffusion in badness is probably most prominent in situations concerning domestic violence. I want to tell you about a good thing that came from a... Continue Reading →

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