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Shimmerings

Lady Bay Beach at Port Elliot in South Australia. So called because in the Victorian era it was where women would bathe.  On this morning the bright shimmer of light, swirl of water, the rush to shore, return to sea, … Continue reading

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Places Known

There are places that seem to know us before we arrive, perhaps, even before we’ve thought of them. Sacred places, special places that resonate with memory in the fold of rock upon rock, sea against shore, a mist that drifts … Continue reading

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Healing Places

If the body remembers, as it does, what does it have to say? How do we hear it? Do we? In the last few days I’ve experienced an unassailable sadness, thick and dense at one minute, slippery and faint, teasing, … Continue reading

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say yes and and not yes but

It’s been a dog day afternoon. Everywhere I’ve gone, the dog’s followed. From lounge to kitchen to office; even the bathroom. She’s near my foot as I type this, hopeful of signs I’m going to take her for another walk. … Continue reading

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Renewal

A long time since I posted here. In the past I think I was trying to write rather than letting the words emerge. Sea country – yarluwar ruhe – means a lot to me. Helps locate me in something so … Continue reading

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Heritage & Concrete

Heard today that the Victor Harbor Council in South Australia has passed a redevelopment plan for a local hotel to be revamped and turned into a nine story monolith (my word). This new building will be totally out of character … Continue reading

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changes

How quickly a day can change! I let our dog out this morning and then when I went to check on her she’d disappeared. Very unlike her to go out on to the road so I suspected someone had taken … Continue reading

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