Why do I write?

I have been asking myself this question recently: Why do I write? Now, I don’t write much – a quick look over the past several years of blogging attests to that. But I do write, and I enjoy it. What I’ve come to is that I like to think, and moreover, I find it...
Cancer, chemotherapy and night walks

Cancer, chemotherapy and night walks

It feels like 2016 is coming to a close. Christmas trappings have already long been in the stores, we’re planning Christmas functions at the office and both my daughter at high school and son at university are midway through finished exams already. Ok, so I have been...
So – I have cancer

So – I have cancer

Hi friends, This post is based on a collection of emails I sent to my friends while this whole thing went down. Please feel free to share this with anyone you want to to and who you think would like to know. I’m happy for anyone to know, I’ve just chosen...
Let there be light

Let there be light

Recently, I’ve been struck by the gentle and releasing authority of the words of God. There is something truly amazing about someone who releases creative power simply by giving permission. In the Bible, the story of God creating begins: And God said, “Let there be...
Belonging, treasure and other valuable things

Belonging, treasure and other valuable things

Recently, I got to thinking about Australian citizenship, and its place in my life. From one perspective it is not something I have consciously thought about often; it sits there as a treasure in my life, a foundation in my life, as something which provides a platform...
Follow

Follow

I just love the way in which it is possible to tell the same story in a multitude of different ways, and in a variety of different forms. The same story. I never cease to be amazed that for many stories, there is something entirely new that you can get from something...