Speaker of elephant truth, teller of elephant tales. Writer, journalist, blogger, producer, humorist.

This is not my last goodbye

This is not my last goodbye

Goodbye has never been a word I have embraced. I play Houdini at parties, simply disappearing by doing a runner out the door when no one is looking. Just because I don’t want to say goodbye. My phone conversations finish… Continue Reading

Homeless by choice

Homeless by choice

It was the hand writing that set me off. A simple R written on a jewellery box built for a solitary ring. I found it while doing the final packing up of my house today before I soon begin a… Continue Reading

The panic before the heart of the storm

The panic before the heart of the storm

Sell. Donate. Dump. Three words I have been living by for almost two weeks. I am moving. Scratch that, I am evacuating. Selling everything in my home and heading overseas for a writing sabbatical. Why? Because my dead mother told… Continue Reading

When social media confuses the dating game

When social media confuses the dating game

You'll never guess the gender of this overheard conversation. When men obsess like women and vice versa .  It's 10.00am on a Saturday. I'm sitting in a waterside cafe ingesting my first caffeine of the day. Next to me sit two people… Continue Reading

Beating the Colorado blues

Beating the Colorado blues

A tale of being still and finding joy while travelling round the world. It's 4.00am and I'm battling the desire to fully awaken. My body is in Sydney but on USA time after three weeks in Colorado on the ski… Continue Reading

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