Three shiny new things and some travel

Three shiny new things and a little spontaneous travel and adventure have brightened my life this week. Just when I thought I’d never travel, never write, never feel enthusiastic, there I was at Point Peron (I’ve written about that before). And writing a blog post! The tedious life events I’ve written about recently are coming…… Continue reading Three shiny new things and some travel

Epiphany – coming of the wise men

The Feast of the Epiphany commemorates the arrival in Bethlehem of strangers from ‘the East’. These gentiles or Magi came ‘from afar’ to visit the little, Jewish Christ-Child. We used to celebrate the day on 6th January. But now, at least in the Catholic Church, the feast has been raised to a Sunday feast, and…… Continue reading Epiphany – coming of the wise men

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Premature predictions or what happened to the writer?

Making premature predictions involves enormous risk-taking. I haven’t taken many risks lately, perhaps not for a very long time. Now I live alone I feel free to make my own way in the world, even at my age. Or perhaps, especially at my age! Picture the Edith Cowan University graduation ceremony where I received a…… Continue reading Premature predictions or what happened to the writer?

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Subjects to write about when life’s in a deep hole

I’d been casting around for subjects to write about. Right now, they need to be things that give me joy even when life seems to have fallen into a deep hole. Finding topics rarely fazes me. Writing itself brings me great joy, so that to not write leaves me confused and flat. This blog, and…… Continue reading Subjects to write about when life’s in a deep hole

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