Strawberries in the Desert

Story telling from Australia

Autumn’s in no hurry

It’s autumn here in Sydney, winter is only a month away and our small back yard is  pretending it’s still summer. The leaves on the frangipani hold resolute, fat lemons … Continue reading

April 27, 2017 · 16 Comments

The Bard in Broken Hill

It’s Shakespeare’s birthday this Sunday, as well as the day he died. He was 52. On Wednesday we joined an audience crammed into a small room above The Toxteth pub in … Continue reading

April 20, 2017 · 6 Comments

Doing more with less

How many times have you heard expressions like, look below the surface, looks don’t matter, never judge a book by its cover, less is more? When it comes to dinner parties … Continue reading

April 6, 2017 · 11 Comments

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