Tag Archives: A Word A Week Photo Challenge

Come Sail Away

Dear Friends, Picture this: A sleek, silver boat skims over the ocean on a calm, moonlit night. It reflects the moon’s rays as each piece catches the light and tosses it back into the sky. The sailor lets the boat glide where it will, and allows the tranquillity of the open sea wash over him. …

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There’s No Place Like Home

Dear Friends, Sue’s word a week challenge theme this week is Mountains, which led me to reminisce about my own high altitude home. So I have written this nostalgic rhyme in its honour. Ode to Alpspitze Though I live so far away My mountain home will always stay In my heart and in my soul. Come! I’ll take you for …

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Snake Charmer

Dear Friends, Do you remember when I was a guest at Creative Craft Retreat at Lake Perseverance Lodge last year? There were other guests as well that weekend, and I used my best David Attenborough impersonation to take some close up photos without getting too close for comfort. This king parrot and his less colourful …

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When You’re Smiling

Dear Friends, Meet The Goondiwindi Grey – Gunsynd, one of Australia’s most popular racehorses and a true legend. He was bought for just $1300 in 1969 by a syndicate from Goondiwindi, pronounced Gundiwindi, and his name was an abbreviation of that – Goondiwindi Syndicate! After such an inconspicuous start he went on to win 29 …

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