Morning walk

The sun burns off the last of the mist on a lovely late-autumn morning… … and at the end of the walk, there’s doggy treats… (If only she’d put that camera-thing away and give us the treats!!)

Here I am…

… in hospital. The last week or so before I came down to Sydney was very busy, getting everything on my To Do list done before leaving home – except I didn’t get ‘update my blog’ done! However, since I’m perfectly well for my first five days in hospital, pre-surgery, I brought my laptop in…

Spring

Spring has sprung, the grass has riz, I wonder where the froggy is? The frog is on the branch.. But there’s a bird! Oh, good, it lost its chance… (My apologies to Ogden Nash!) Yes, Spring is here, and our patch of bush is busy with activity. Down at the dam in the evening the…

Good times

I had a wonderful time at the Romance Writers of Australia conference two weeks or so ago, and enjoyed every minute of it. I learned from my experience last year, when I overdid things with two conferences one after the other, packed full, and instead took things easy this time. The Published Author Day on…

Our wild life

One of the things I love about living out in the bush is the wildlife we frequently see. We have 100 acres of mostly regrowth eucalypt forest, and we’re in the midst of much, much larger grazing properties, with the gorge country not far away. Kangaroos, wallabies and wallaroos are around almost all the time;…