The Five Year Adventure: An Outback Survival Tale

outback road and sky

If you’re a regular reader of my blog you’ll be familiar with my adult children, the Professor and Tough Cookie. I do have another  child though, the Strummer, who has so far managed to avoid having his pictures plastered over the Internet. His lucky streak ends with this blog post though. I think it’s only fair to his siblings that I share a  survival tale involving him. It’s a tale involving  a tail. Continue reading

Dust to Snow: From the Outback to the New England Tablelands.

Sky at Roma

“The first fall of snow is not only an event, it is a magical event. You go to bed in one kind of a world and wake up in another quite different, and if this is not enchantment then where is it to be found?”
― J.B Priestley

2013 was looking like being becoming the Year of the Scan. By May, I had decided to rebel against looming health problems and the shadow of death and turn it into The Year of the Snow instead. Continue reading