……CAN HOLD MORE THAN HIS BELLY CAN

                                   Nonchalant.  Now there’s a word that perfectly describes how I felt, sitting by Lake Macquarie with an hour and a half to spare.  The breeze of the afternoon layered the surface with ripples as I leant against the bench contemplating life.  Clouds were not apparent but still the chill of the late afternoonContinue reading “……CAN HOLD MORE THAN HIS BELLY CAN”

COME IN DUFFER

Cummeenduff, now there’s a word.  I was reminded of many of our aboriginal names that bear no relevance to the English language and here the Celtic background still flaunts itself in so many ways but this was a place I’d never heard of. There was still time in the afternoon for some photography so IContinue reading “COME IN DUFFER”

BLEEDING IN BLED by Ian Smith

It’s bleeding hot, one of the hottest summers in Europe for some time.  Every day is over 30 degrees and today is no different.  The only positive I can find is that it’s not overly humid, which would explain the constant dryness in our throats and longing for liquids. Our goal today is Bled or,Continue reading “BLEEDING IN BLED by Ian Smith”