Home Among the Gumtrees – Feature in Hornsby Advocate

I recently got a call from the Hornsby Advocate, which perked my spirits! Following on from my recent post Beautiful Ties and Bittersweet Memories, it was at the time I was preparing for my grandfather's funeral when I was asked to speak to the Hornsby Advocate about why I love where I live... and in [...]

Beautiful Ties and Bittersweet Memories

“Carve your name on hearts, not tombstones. A legacy is etched into the minds of others and the stories they share about you.” ― Shannon Alder The above photographs are from my time in country Orange, where I visited my loving Pa and family. I'm grateful to have seen my Pa when I did; more in the [...]

It’s okay to say you’re not okay, A Poem for You

R U OK? It’s okay to say You’re not okay. When life’s a raceway, Or you want to hideaway It could be your DNA, Or time for a holiday. You may have forgotten to play Or lost your way. When you feel the world weigh, Sometimes it’s hard to see past today. There’s no need [...]