Strawberries in the Desert

Story telling from Australia

The kindness of strangers

I must have passed the metal fabricators on Blende Street dozens of times, mostly driving to the supermarket, sometimes cycling, once or twice walking. It’s next to the TAFE, opposite … Continue reading

July 3, 2021 · 6 Comments

Should you tip prune citrus?

That was the question I googled this week following a brutal hailstorm that neatly tip pruned all the citrus trees, crushed the blueberries and stripped paint off the back door … Continue reading

August 27, 2015 · 6 Comments

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