Ekka Balloon Ride

Up, Up and Away

In my beautiful balloon? Ah, if only. August winds and torrential rain are sweeping what’s left of winter away and I feel like I might be getting past the worst of this year. I did manage to grab this shot though at Brisbane’s Ekka on Sunday when the weather cleared up. It’s not been a…

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The Power Of Two

I’m re reading Eckhart Tolle’s The Power of Now almost ten years after I first read it. In the intervening years I’ve found my emotional self a little too dependent upon Facebook, Blogging, Instagram, Tweeting and all the accompanying and continual news feeds of the day. All arguably in the instantly ‘now’ but I’m definitely overdue a mind…

Bay Islands Ferry Terminal, Victoria Point, Queensland

Blue As

                    Blue as the tiles from a souk in Morocco Blue as the bird cage feathered with shadow   Blue as the paint splash long since forgotten Blue as the bin mould right at the bottom   Blue as the cornflower crushed underfoot Blue as the gin glass when the bar’s shut  …