Monthly Archives: September 2012

it is not a world of black and white no matter how often my father insists, it isn”t

  AFL Grand final yesterday. We turned up at Elsie’s to watch the drama unfold. Hawks versus Swans. Who are you going for? Jess asks me. Well not an easy answer, at least not for me. I have been known … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

sometime over the equinox weekend while all of us were away the baby swallows hatched out

  John found a tiny half eggshell  soft and delicate white with brown speckles. It was lying just outside the kitchen  door under where the swallows are nesting. sometime over the equinox weekend while all of us were away the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

…and the whales came to the party

  the little king turned two on sunday and the whales came to the party. it was the dark of the moon.   we won’t get into the whole present thing that goes on  except to point out that someone … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

I am officially stood up

  it was friday and I had just finished my afternoon shift at Black Wattle Gallery ahead of me was a home alone evening for John and I. Greg had hived off to elsies place for a footy game.  we … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

the dolmades were gone by 9pm and we wailed that there were none left over.

saturday night cosmic nesting was unveiled at the Black Wattle Gallery in Cobargo.   I don’t know what happened but saturday was freezing and those canberreans that ventured down here on friday came upon snow. it was oh my god … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

I am starting to feel like the little red hen

  Out of the blue I get a call from a woman who asks me if I would like to be booth captain at the Cobargo polling station. It is local Council election time. I recognize her voice immediately although I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment