PiBoIdMo and all that jazz

Album: Public I’ve done Nanowrimo (that novel is stil waiting for a reboot as a young adult fantasy piece).  What an experience that was. Those characters still call me and say,  ‘when are you going to do something about me?’ ‘Sorry guys I will listen to you soon, promise, on my to do list, ‘ Continue reading “PiBoIdMo and all that jazz”

Journey Planning

Living in  Brisbane is enhanced by knowing how handle public transport, but in the Cassowary Coast there isn’t any to handle so I am seriously rusty about how to do it.  So settling in well has meant rediscovering how to navigate it. The internet makes it relatively easy to journey plan your trip by rail,Continue reading “Journey Planning”

Driving City and keeping a challenge small

Image Credit: Greg Neate Creative Commons some rights reserved Those of you who follow this blog regularly will know that I have been a bit wary of driving in Brisbane.  So much so that I just didn’t drive at all for our first few months here. You will know that it took me many yearsContinue reading “Driving City and keeping a challenge small”

The country heart opening to the city

  Since moving back to the city I miss that the country heart knows the families of the people the streets are named after, and always has the possibility of running into people well known when on a trip to the supermarket. I found that like a security blanket, because everywhere I went there wasContinue reading “The country heart opening to the city”