This book writing thing…

This book writing thing sure has its ups and downs. Last night a woman told me, “I really enjoyed reading your book.” She had downloaded it onto her phone and read it on a very long flight. (Let’s face it, once you leave Australia practically every...

A Fair Go

Last night I had a strange, yet moving dream; all in glorious technicolour. (Yes, that’s how we spell ‘colour’ here.) There was a group of women – of various ages, ethnicities and religious persuasion – standing on a platform. There was a...

A real gem

Today is my mother-in-law’s 90th birthday. We’re having a family “do” this afternoon at the nursing home where my father-in-law now resides. She still lives at home but I know she’d rather be with him. They’ve been married for over...

In your face, Sauron!

(Apologies to all those who have never read or seen Lord of the Rings. Some of this won’t make much sense to you.) I usually love watching the tennis but last night one of the female squealers was on court and I can’t stand that. It drives me bonkers! A...