Work that Workshop

This afternoon I’m taking a workshop at a “Festival of Words”. I’ve only had a few days to prepare for it (3 and a half to be precise – Thursday was already taken with something else) because I’m a “fill-in”. My friend...

I’m grateful

Today, I am grateful I have a nice home with a functioning heater and a warm quilt on my bed. Outside the house the sky is grey, the air is chilly, the wind is gusty and we’ve already had rain all night and now a dash of hail this morning. (For those who are...

Farewell Phil Walsh

I was going to write about something happy, and maybe even a little inspiring, today but then yesterday happened. Yesterday, like everyone else in my state and, indeed, in most parts of Australia, I woke up to the news that Phil Walsh, the coach of my AFL (Australian...