Family, Health and wellbeing, Melbourne, Opinion, Parenting, Relationship and marriage, Writing

The sign

Outside my home, I have posted a note on a tree on the nature strip. For a number of weeks now, this strip of council-owned land has been littered with dog poo. An inconsiderate, lazy dog owner—or walker—has been allowing the dog to take a dump right near my front gate. Presumably, the human (I'm… Continue reading The sign

Health and wellbeing, Melbourne, Opinion, Relationship and marriage


Today, I find the daily word prompt interesting for two reasons. Firstly, it makes me think of the great Aretha Franklin, who passed away yesterday. She was a powerhouse, an all-round class act, with a fabulous voice to match. The world is greater for her presence in it, and sadder for her passing. Secondly, and… Continue reading R.E.S.P.E.C.T.