The Big Shift

“If you’re brave enough to say goodbye, life will reward you with a new hello” – Paulo Coehlo. In just a few weeks (on Remembrance Day, the 11th of the 11th) we’ll be saying goodbye to our home of 26 years, and “Hello new life” as we start afresh and continue life’s adventure in our … More The Big Shift

After the Storm

Within the eye of a storm things can change so quickly, with skies, black with anger, wreaking havoc. In many parts of the world we’re seeing so much unpredictable weather, overwhelming and fierce in it’s intensity. Mother Nature can be dramatic and unforgiving, but so can human nature. In the depths of a storm positive … More After the Storm

Whatever the Weather 

How’s the weather in your neck of the woods?  Such a typical conversation starter, isn’t it?  Secondary maybe to “how are you?”. Though I’ve often thought when people are in a rush, they don’t really want to know how we are. Not really, unlike the weather.

Goodbye Summer

Your rays lifted my moods when grey clouds reined. Strong beams sustained me through languid days. Tides roll out Autumn colors waiting to meet others long for your warmth while I welcome sweet relief. It’s been a long and humid summer in Australia and, as much as I love the sunshine and spending lazy days … More Goodbye Summer

Renewal in Rain

“The rain washes away the pain, it washes away the guilt. It paves the way for something new, It sets the table for fresh beginnings, For all of its darkness it renews.” Here in Melbourne the weather has been up and down lately. It’s hot for a week or so, then a cool change blows … More Renewal in Rain