Monthly Archives: May 2011

Freo, I Miss You

Talking to my friend Joanna on the weekend got me thinking about the town where we met and both did a lot of our growing up: a place called Fremantle, in Western Australia. Fremantle is a little port town by … Continue reading

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Do Not Speak Unless…

So, as I posted yesterday, I spent the weekend at Cradle Mountain with an old friend of mine. For the sake of anonymity, let’s call her Joanna. I’ve known Joanna for about 15 years, she is one of a group … Continue reading

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Cradle Mountain

On the weekend I went up to Cradle Mountain with an old friend of mine. It’s a really, really beautiful place, and this was the perfect time of year to go as there were hardly any tourists. We stayed in … Continue reading

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My Butterfly Wings

Lately, I’ve been experiencing little glimmerings of hope and joy, and a feeling like I am about to enter a new phase of my life. The funny thing is, this is not at all reflected in my outer circumstances. The … Continue reading

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The Old Queen and the Supermodel

I’m always on the lookout for some good life advice, and I found it this week from two rather unlikely sources. The first gem was from 90 year old homosexual wit and literati Quentin Crisp (now deceased). I was watching … Continue reading

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Letter to Liz

Dear Liz, It’s been a while since the last time I saw you, a couple of years at least, and you probably wouldn’t recognise me now if I passed you in the street.  I doubt you’ve given me a moment’s … Continue reading

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Life Moment – Billy Goat Gruff

I love those Life Moments that happen when you least expect them – one minute, you’re just going about your day to day business, the next something an event occurs that’s so quirky it keeps you chuckling long afterwards. This … Continue reading

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