Category Archives: Family

Last Sunday …

… my sister and I went to a bread baking course at the Convent Bakery.  Huge wood fired oven. Cinnamon sugar on top – why hadn’t I thought of that before? The best scones we’ve ever made. The brew … … Continue reading

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I love my dad …

… I need to spend more time with him. He’s a funny bugger.

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Magic …

… and don’t you forget it!

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My brother …

… grew lettuce, lots of lettuce … … it is delicious … … it was my lunch …

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From another perspective …

… an exercise of writing from the perspective of someone else, proved easy and heartbreaking all at once. Broken Numb, silent and still … staring … silently screaming … now what? The telephone rang not long after I returned from … Continue reading

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Spotswood …

… was where my great grandfather worked. I remember being told that he worked in the ammonia works and it wasn’t good for his lungs so he went across the road and worked at the bottle works. I am not … Continue reading

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Fire in the sky

Last night I hung out with my nephews, their sister asleep after a long day and their parents feeding us then snoozing when everyone else had left. We chatted about so much, their new crystals, a new found love, we … Continue reading

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