A word on goodbyes

Recently, one of my colleagues and kindred spirits was due to return to work after a trip overseas but sadly, she never will. Instead, I am learning to say goodbye. I am often conscious of this treasure of life we've been gifted and that's why I try to "choose love" instead of fear as much [...]

NEW PAINTING – Sydney Harbour Parachute Scene, To Honour ‘Pop’

I'm a little lost for words with this one.... But I'll try to do it justice. After a few months of painting (and almost 100 hours later), I've finally handed this piece to its gorgeous owner. Elise approached me a few months ago with a request to create an artwork to honour her late grandfather. [...]

Dare to a life of action, says Teddy.

"A soft, easy life... impairs the fibre of brain and heart and muscle. We must dare to be great; and we must realize that greatness is the fruit of toil and sacrifice and high courage... For us is the life of action, of strenuous performance of duty; let us live in the harness, striving mightily; let [...]