Home of the Brave The land of the free and home of the Brave! Glorious words that we remember with patriotic hearts. Words we forget in daily life. Words I ask you to reflect on this week. I want to talk of the brave. Those individuals who, through courage and bravery, give us the ‘Land… Continue reading Home of the Brave
Don’t touch the boat! I got off the flight in Tokyo, and that’s when it dawned on me…..I don’t know ANY Japanese. Oops, should have thought about that before now. My first challenge was to find my flight to Okinawa, only possible by a wonderful woman who must have seen the panic in my eyes.… Continue reading Don’t Touch The Boat!
I miss you Bordertown Bordertown, I miss you. I miss the single stop sign. The farms roads arched by glorious gum trees. I even miss the occasional sheep eating in the paddock. As I drove to Melbourne airport I realized how much I am privileged to be living where I am. Driving on the… Continue reading I miss you Bordertown
Three Feet and a Wing Dinger I stepped on her foot so hard, I think I felt bones crush. You see, that’s the problem when you play this very polite game called Netball. Sudden stops and starts and bumping often lead to quick possibly painful interactions. As I watched her eyes well up with… Continue reading Three Feet and a Wing Dinger
This weekend I attended the Keith Diesel and Dirt Derby in South Australia. Had a blast with some incredible friends and watched everything from lawnmower racers, tractor pulls, ute barrel racing, a tank running over perfectly good cars, and of course the grand finale…..the Header Derby. For the Americans in the room, a… Continue reading Derby