Looking south from the Cairns foreshore across Trinity Inlet

A Perfect Day up North Downunder – Cairns, Queensland

My previous post, 7 Days in … Cairns was a guide for how to EASILY spend a week in this extraordinary part of Australia without repeating yourself. But what if you’ve only got one day? My guest post on 52 Perfect Days.com describes just one perfect day in Cairns – Red Nomad OZ style!  Of course that includes a few of my[…]

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Silver Bullet Sighting #1

The Silver Bullet at rest WARNING: If you thought the flights of fancy in my last post were the start of a disturbing – or worse, nauseating – new trend, proceed with caution! After all, attributing personal characteristics to an inanimate object is the worst kind of whimsy. Isn’t it?? Luckily, the Silver Bullet isn’t an ordinary inanimate object! But[…]

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All About ME! Oh … and Giveaway #2!!

When I started blogging nearly two years ago, I never dreamed it would bring me fortune and fame. Just as well, because it hasn’t! BUT … there have been some unexpected benefits – other than (virtually) meeting many wonderful bloggers and readers, that is. Several months ago, I got one of thoseemails. You know the type of thing – ‘you’ve[…]

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Aussie Outdoor Art #2 – Thargomindah, Outback Queensland

Drawing Water – Thargomindah I’ve always known – and accepted! – that when it comes to art, I’m a philistine. But two recent stand-out incidents confirm it beyond all reasonable doubt!! Andrew’s comment on Aussie Outdoor Art#1 affirmed my simplistic and populist tastes – which I happily acknowledge! But was I REALLY such a philistine I’d mistake Thargomindah’s landmark sculpture[…]

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Red Hot RED!!!

Welcome to my latest update – what’s RED HOT with Red right now?  Glad you asked!  Read on … Well, I FINALLY got over the euphoria of my first guest post … But now the excitement is back with a vengeance!!  Why?? RED HOT Interview: If you care, read my interview on  Jidhu Jose’s Blog ‘Reflections’ – although you MIGHT appreciate this a bit more[…]

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