Category: Joy

April 9, 2017

I was warned about Paris. It smells, they told me, seedy as hell, nothing like the movies, dirty. I suppose they were right but that is not how I saw Paris when I arrived. It is a city that is…

March 25, 2017

Despite it all, I still believe in love … or perhaps because of it. I know the depths a human heart is capable of. Somewhere we know it can only ever end in loss. Not one of us gets out…

March 21, 2017

I like exploring dark corners, usually at my own peril. Sometimes you’ve got to get a little light.    

March 19, 2017

I would like to climb to the top of these mountains that I have made from molehills.…

March 14, 2017

Climb to the top of a hill with a friend, giggle until you burst, watch the sun set and a full moon rise, sleep under the stars, live out of an esky, savour the bitter taste of instant coffee boiled on a billy in the mornings, let the wallabies join you, watch the sun rise, go somewhere there’s no reception, sit by a campfire. Simplify life for a bit. Take a break. …

March 5, 2017

Have you ever had one of those days when you’re looking around for someone to do the adulting and realise there’s only you ……

February 10, 2017

I am certain that one day I am going to walk right off the edge of a cliff. I have wanted to go shoot photographs for a week. It is the only thing that makes my head stop its rummaging…