Strawberries in the Desert

Story telling from Australia

The Good The Bad and The Damage

Oh joy! It had me singing along to the radio, wiggling my hips and jiggling my arse. It was rain. Merciful, gentle blessed rain falling from the sky. Two weeks … Continue reading

November 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Listen to Dream Wheeler

You can listen to excerpts from the first chapter of Dream Wheeler by clicking the link below.

November 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Moving house is not stressful

They say that moving house is one of the most stressful life events, up there with divorce or death. I disagree. We moved from Broken Hill to Sydney this week. … Continue reading

November 21, 2013 · 8 Comments

The Good Life

What makes a life worth living? I’m half way through Hugh Mackay’s thought-provoking book, The Good Life, and he keeps coming back to the notion of happiness. Controversially, Mackay thinks … Continue reading

November 14, 2013 · 8 Comments

Serving others

Clyde Thomson has spent thirty-nine years with the Royal Flying Doctor Service and his final AGM was held at Parliament House in Sydney on November 7. Guest speaker Leigh Clifford … Continue reading

November 7, 2013 · 9 Comments

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