The Last Post ~ the Creggan White Hare

So at last we reach the eight square and it is time to write the “Last Post”. I should really have written this on Anzac Day. Then I should have written it on Easter Sunday or Monday at the latest. But this did not happen. I started this blog almost 6 years ago. In those…

One Perfect Day …

So we haven’t heard about Clangers in a while. In fact most of the house is largely intact, in spite of Clanger’s natural inclinations and the wild life’s best efforts to reinstate equilibrium in this post industrial technological swamp we all attempt to call home. Each day, there is … a little moment where you…

Things That Cannot Be Compared …

A petite something for the romantic in all of us, that Self – long hidden, deeply buried, very shy who dreams, quietly in the shower so no one can see. The same Self who yearns and believes in ‘the impossible’. The Self who has traded the torment of uncertainty and risk for certain defeat. Do…

Words to Live By … from the Master

“Lots of people who are incredibly creative, do not have discipline … it is a rare combination” ~ Marco Pierre White CHARACTERISTICS OF A MASTER ~ THEY HAVE … Discipline Passion Creativity Technical Ability Style, Aesthetic, Palate AND … They accept and respect that Nature is the true artist Everything they do becomes an extension…

Santa! Australia too hot for Reindeer! Oh No!

So this is a song well remembered by children, grown and growing, all over Australia. It is often sung at Kindergarten and School Christmas Concerts for friends and family. I have included, for your enjoyment, a version sung by the Contem-pre Anglican Singers. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! “In Australia, Christmas comes in the…