Went exploring in the mountains, looking for the ruins/remains of the old gold mines and gold mining towns – high up in the hills of Central Otago. Vistas that never end, skies that seem unearthly, windswept & woolly and full of ancient magic… Just look at those clouds!!!
Lately I find I haven’t got much to say. Partly I blame the weather. We’ve entered the rainy season, aka winter. It’s dreary grey, coldish, dampish, darkish. Wet. The rain shuffles in – a distant roar, gaining volume and momentum as it thunders down on the coloursteel roof, pelting the windows and somehow, my heart.Continue reading “Tongue tied”
So I’m sitting on the bus into town, mostly awake, but not awake enough, sipping my coffee, strangely perfect in it’s shiny blue thermos travel mug. I don’t really mind the ride into work. I sometimes mean to read, but usually the waking up world is far more fascinating. The light is gentle on theContinue reading “Both Sides Now”