SUDDEN MOVEMENT GLIMPSED, A SLIM SNAKE SLITHERING ALONG THE STONEY MULCH, STILL HOT SPRING SO THIS IS EXTRA HEAT AT 7AM STANDING POOL SIDE SURVEYING PLANTS, SO I JUMPED IN THE DEEP POOL, RISING SAFELY, SWUM TO SIDE, PEER AT SAID SNAKE TO EYE ITS SIGNIFICANT MARKINGS SHIMMERY COPPER SKIN TURNING TO OLIVE GREEN, GLISTENING […]Read More SNAKE CHARMED
October 2018 The Australian Labor Party has failed the environment and Australia’s children who are learning not to trust their government ministers to protect them, nurture their potential by the inability to do the honourable think and reduce carbon and methan in the atmosphere. They learn at school, global warming consequences are the destruction of […]Read More The Tories (LNP) won by dishonourable means.
If your ancestors were dispossessed, slaughtered and had their land and their children stolen, would you celebrate the date on which that all began?#changethedate Another Australia Day 26th January long weekend. It was the arrival of the First Fleet of British convicts. 200+ years later I discover my ancient rights and liberties are thwarted by the […]Read More TO BE AN AUSTRALIAN CITIZEN PILGRIM
I learned from 18th century writer VOLTAIRE in ‘Candide’ that in the end, the wars will still be devastating, the plagues will come again, one has a limit to the cycle of involvement in calamoutous events especially made by Governments: Cultivate the Garden.Read More SPRING HAS SPRUNG DOWN UNDER
Originally posted on FAIRNEY VIEWS:
Ms. Alvarez suspected as illegal alien, Sent back on plane with Band-Aids then Immigration officer Borrowed wheel-chair as she disabled, Strapped in tight, this woman, guess 42 of age, deserving of no dignity, she was Deported, could be me or you, no worries, Dropped off in The Philippines…
My first military awareness: Oh the Grand Old Duke of York, he had 10,000 men, he marched them up to the top of the hill, and he marched them down again. And when they were up, they were up, and when they were down, they were down, and when they were only half way up, […]Read More INSIDE STORY
QF1 flew our family beyond grime and litter of Industrial Birmingham history, only Patience tested And rewarded; 2 years of red tape on desks at Australia House To emigrate, to wait, divert my 12 year mind, From dwelling on leaving kith and kin, but relieved of Peer group bullies, though missing Top of the Pops […]Read More the flying kangaroo retires after 100 years.
She did it her way. Virginia Woolf, introduced to me doing Literature at Deakin Uni.
I learned about The Waves.