Strawberries in the Desert

Story telling from Australia

Pudding appreciation

The pudding arrived on his birthday and the thank you letter was sent on mine, and that’s the only connection between me and HRH the Prince of Wales; Duke of … Continue reading

December 18, 2014 · 3 Comments

The impatient gardener

Was it really only a year ago that we were unpacking boxes? It must have been. The delivery truck from Broken Hill arrived on just such a wet and windy … Continue reading

December 11, 2014 · 16 Comments

Bumper crop

It’s my birthday. Woo hoo! I feel like Tigger, excitement verging on hysteria, not because of my birthday so much (but still, Happy Birthday to me-e!) but because I’ve pledged … Continue reading

December 4, 2014 · 39 Comments

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