Duets in paint and print

Duets in paint and print

This blog is about human beings interacting (for better or for worse) in a quest for intimacy and integrity in our relationships. I got a new angle on that vocation over the last half year. It began when our writers’ group, the Taree Scribblers, teamed up with Taree...
Here today…

Here today…

As I write this the little screen in front of me tells me that I am 33,472 feet above sea level. Courtesy of Air Canada, I am enroute from a three month summer on Vancouver Island, headed toward home and spring in Mitchells Island, Australia. I have left behind my...
Mothers R Us

Mothers R Us

The temperature dropped to 9 degrees last night, which surely means that winter is on its way. And that in turn means that many of us Mitchells Islanders will be partaking of our annual migration to warmer climes over the next few months. Our good friends Kerry and...
Dusting the cactus

Dusting the cactus

Friday is housecleaning day, and this week as usual I spent a few minutes out on the front deck sweeping the ever-resilient cobwebs off the walls, railing wires and window ledges. Our front deck is also the home of a big potted cactus, which in turn is home to several...
The rhythm of life

The rhythm of life

I learned a new Law a couple of weeks ago. It’s called, The Law of differing frequency of interest in mutual endeavours. Any self-respecting law has to be unintelligible at first sight, but don’t worry; this turns out to be one of those where you slap your forehead...