In Which I Am Portrayed in an Artist’s Book by RvB

Aw, I’m blushing! Very chuffed this portrait of me was included in ‘On The Rod’, ReVerse Butcher’s Artist’s Book, a radical reworking of a physical copy of Jack Kerouac’s ‘On The Road’. Launching in Melbourne, as an ebook and a limited edition hardcopy, in November. I’ve crossed swords with a few fellow (male) writers recently […]

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‘Homeward Dove’ Reviewed!

SWAMPFISH by Meg Geering Autoharp Quarterly Summer 2018 Reviews: Homeward Dove – Swampfish By Nan Bovingdon Homeward Dove is the latest album by Australian duo Liz Hall-Downs and Kim Downs, known together as Swamp- fish. While driving back home to Washington after attending the ever rewarding California Autoharp Gather- ing (CAG), my friend popped the […]

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A new home for our flock

It’s been a big time of change for our whole flock (2 humans, Mr Tucker the Galah, plus 2 cockatiels and a lorikeet). We have sold ‘Euphoria’ to some other conservation-minded people, whom we know will take good care of it.  And moved to an island off the Queensland coast, in beautiful Moreton Bay. Mr […]

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How others see us can be surprising

  A friend of ours married a lovely young lady from Vietnam; they have a beautiful young daughter who took many years to conceive and is therefore something of a miracle child, and much loved.  An’s parents have come over to Australia, from their home in Ho Chi Minh City, for a year to spend […]

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