I was inspired to write this poem while driving south from Perth to Denmark in 2000. The flat plains were dotted with these knarly trees all reaching to the sky! Not blue though. This picture of a knarly tree was taken at Mount Annan Botanical Gardens in NSW but typifies the trees that inspired me […]
A kind of love poem! Written in 1989
I wrote this in my first year of University (1988) inspired by a writing prompt. The lecturer held up a large shell and said, “Write what you see”. It reminded me of an ear!
Life is a collection of stories and writing about these stories can be life-changing. My father often said, “Life is about PATIENCE, PERSISTENCE and TOLERANCE.” I’d like to apply that to writing your life story. Writing about your life or any life – requires all of the above with a dash of courage! Most […]
Weird things happen to me all the time! But this was one of the most embarrassing moments of my life! My knickers literally fell off me while I was walking along a busy Brisbane train station platform!