Strawberries in the Desert

Story telling from Australia

Because of Bishnu

It’s been a bad week in Australian politics: back-stabbing (again) and a deposed PM (again) amid scenes reminiscent of Julius Caesar. But there was another reason to feel ashamed of … Continue reading

June 28, 2013 · 16 Comments

BORROW Dream Wheeler FREE on Kindle

For a strictly limited time only Dream Wheeler by Deb Hunt can be borrowed FREE on kindle. Check out the reviews below and, if you enjoy reading it, please take the … Continue reading

June 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Mind the Gap

I like not knowing what comes next. It’s like having an unexpected gap in the day, a chance to press the pause button and relinquish any attempt to wrestle the … Continue reading

June 21, 2013 · 11 Comments

Reasons to be cheerful

On this overcast day in London, when Piccadilly was crammed with people hurrying to get somewhere—pushing prams, pulling suitcases, dragging recalcitrant children behind them—I took a five-minute detour through Green … Continue reading

June 13, 2013 · 14 Comments

Dream Wheeler

“She had a dream…and she made it happen.” I met Jane Lambert in London twenty years ago, when she was in her mid sixties and I was in my early … Continue reading

June 5, 2013 · 27 Comments

I'm a writer based in Australia with a passion for gardening, remote places and people with a story to tell.