Strawberries in the Desert

Story telling from Australia

I could live in a cave

When Sydney gets too much I mumble darkly about leaving. ‘I’ll go and live in a field if I have to!’ Clyde waits for the storm to pass while I … Continue reading

November 24, 2016 · 8 Comments


The sound of a tent being unzipped is the same the world over. I could be in North Wales or Cornwall, Devon or Gloucestershire. I could even be in Broken … Continue reading

November 6, 2014 · 8 Comments

A pudding is off to the Palace!

In the flurry of last minute packing I’d almost forgotten they were due to arrive. Even the sight of a familiar red parcel, left at the front door the day … Continue reading

October 30, 2014 · 15 Comments

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