WPC: Variations

Sydney Harbour is amazing any time but it becomes magical on special occasions. Like Australia Day, which we celebrated yesterday. For a summer day it wasn’t the best. Clouds and humidity and excitement and noise couldn’t the spirits of those celebrating. This place dresses up and the crowds come out to marvel and share the…

The Poetry of Making Lists

This week’s Discover challenge of The Poetry of List Making caught my attention. Lists.  They’re much like numbers.  Whether we’re avid list-makers or not, like numbers they define much of everyday life.  As we work towards a goal and define the steps along the way we are in fact list-making the process of how to get to…

Every Day in November

I was thinking about the ebb and flow of things this morning at 4.15am.  When sensible people were sleeping my mind was pondering the state of my writing.  In particular I was thinking how this blog was more in the ebb than the flow of things, and when the ebbing is happening more than the…

ROY G Biv: Weekly Photo Challenge

“Roy G. Biv” is an acronym made of the first letters of the seven colors of the rainbow, to help you remember: Red. Orange. Yellow. Green. Blue. Indigo. Violet. It’s also your photo challenge theme for this week!* You can attack this challenge in one of two ways: share an image that contains all the colors of the rainbow (or an actual…

April Moon Day 4: The Last Time I Felt This Relaxed

Linda Stewart I thought it would be fun and a little self-reflective to take part in Kat McNally’s April Moon fortnight.  Each day participants receive a prompt like the one to the left and we post on our blogs and add the link to Kat’s website. The outdoor activities, or simply sitting anywhere outside helps…