Heading Out

Stopped at West Wyalong for my first night. Things I learnt. I need a new chair and a new stove. Had a nice sleep except Poppy likes to hog the bed. Heading off to to Kyabram now. Will visit my Dads grave and see my Aunt. It is a beautiful sunny day. The cappuccino’s areContinue reading “Heading Out”

Dark Emu

Dark Emu: Black Seeds: agriculture or accident ? written by Bruce Pascoe and published by Magabala Books If you believe that the First Nations in Australia people have been badly treated then you should read this book. If you continue to believe the old, colonial tropes about First Nations people you should read this book.Continue reading “Dark Emu”

The Harry Bosch Series

Harry Bosch series by Michael Connelly. I rediscovered Harry Bosch on Audible. I had read most of Michael Connelly’s books up until 2014 when I got sick. But rediscovering them on Audible with Titus Welliver narrating was something else. I had tried to watch Titus in the SBS series of Harry Bosch but couldn’t getContinue reading “The Harry Bosch Series”

A Feeling Of Unease

Yesterday I went to the Doctors to make sure I had my prescriptions up to date before I started travelling. She suggested I get the Jab for COVID as I am in one of the targeted groups. I have always said that I would get the vaccination as soon as it became available but theContinue reading “A Feeling Of Unease”

What Happened to Robert Pond?

Shipwrecked in Vanuatu I was doing some research for a historical project when I found Robert Pond. Only briefly because he disappeared from view as quickly as he had appeared. He was mentioned in a newspaper article from March 1848, in The Shipping Gazette and Sydney General Trade List, which left me with many unansweredContinue reading “What Happened to Robert Pond?”

The Week Just Gone

I had a very eventful week and I captured some of it in pictures for you to see. Farewell to my old car which I bought with so much optimism and I loved her dearly. She was written off in a hail storm about 2 years ago. Shortly after I got her I got veryContinue reading “The Week Just Gone”

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