Bush Knife

Originally posted on Following the Crow Song:
It’s under Mum’s bed to keep away the burglars.   Mum’s companion and stand in body guard, connecting her to home is a short flat, fairly blunt blade gaining it strength from the way it’s held and thrust. And yes we do get burglars, but I sleep through it…

Film Stills

Here are some stills from the short films I am working on for a friend’s website. They have an experimental element to them as requested by the producer/dancer Danielle. Danielle danced with a lot of emotion and had a story she wanted to express.  I am enjoying the collaborative process and looking forward to showingContinue reading “Film Stills”

Gone Creating

Every now and then I need a blog writing break.   Whilst I’m away l feel free to look back through the space here, or go and visit  Northern Gal  or Ripple Poetry. There’s so much going on I need space to breathe,  think, write in long hand in my notebooks, prepare videos, a book launch,Continue reading “Gone Creating”

Discovering Youth Art

Last night a Youth Arts Exhibition opened at Mission Beach community Arts Centre. These are just a few photographic highlights. A wonderful night was had by the over 50 people who attended.   As well as supporting young local artists, the evening gave families of the artists a chance to mingle and meet others fromContinue reading “Discovering Youth Art”

Empowerment of Women: Miracle Monday 2

  Women – when strengthened can do so much.  There  are miracles I see in my mother’s life and my own and in the global world of women that bear testament to this. When my mother was a child, she was the caretaker of the pigs.  She had to feed them and fatten them upContinue reading “Empowerment of Women: Miracle Monday 2”