writer, paddleboarder, occasional knitter

Month: February 2015

Lazy Sunday Afternoon

Lazy Sunday Afternoon

Years ago when I was travelling in Oz, I came across what appeared to be a ghost town somewhere on the Gold Coast. It was a stunning, gloriously sunny afternoon – and yet I was about the only person on the street. I genuinely considered […]

Friday on My Mind

Friday on My Mind

What a week! Firstly, I’ve been battling a rotten stinking cold. Having been healthy all winter (the small matter of the banjaxed knee notwithstanding) I worked ONE DAY at school last week just ’cause I wanted to snuggle with the munchkins – and BOOM. Woke up […]

Friday Night and the Lights are Low

Friday Night and the Lights are Low

Well, Friday morning and it’s not light yet, but, you know, potato potahto. I finally emerged from the Cold War on Wednesday and shot the script off to the producer. It’s amazing how clicking ‘send’ instantly transforms a draft from something you’re pretty satisfied with to […]