Midweek Moment #10

October 7, 2015 by

This week, I was lucky enough to interrupt a praying mantis on one of our roses. At first, he seemed frightened of the camera, but...

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My Non-Writing Week

October 4, 2015 by

1. I haven’t written any new words or edited any old ones in my novel for a couple of weeks. The kids are on school holidays,...

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Midweek Moment #9

October 1, 2015 by

I’ve chosen a photo that captures two beautiful moments from my week: the rose is from our garden, the first blooms since they...

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Midweek Moment #8

September 24, 2015 by

I had trouble finding a subject for my Midweek Moment this week. Nothing I snapped turned out—light too harsh; too many...

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What Not to Say to Young Women

September 23, 2015 by

Last week, our seventeen-year-old daughter sang at an Eisteddfod. She’s in Year Twelve and hopes to pursue classical singing...

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Midweek Moment #7

September 16, 2015 by

This week, in keeping with a Spring theme, Monique and I have chosen birds: My photo is of a honeyeater in a neighbour’s cherry...

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Midweek Moment #6

September 9, 2015 by

Light and nature have captivated Monique and me this week. I took my photo of a Swamp pea (Eucholypsis linearis) while walking around...

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For Fathers’ Day

September 6, 2015 by

I wrote this piece a couple of years’ ago, so it’s some of my early writing. It was published in the OOTA anthology,...

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