‘When you stop to consider The days spent dreaming of a future And say then, that was my life.’ For the days are long From the first milk van To the last shout in the night, An eternity. But the weeks go by Like birds; and the years,the years Fly past anti-clockwise Like clock hands… Continue reading Dog Days- A Beautiful Poem
The Stockmen by Rachael Treasure Published by Viking, Penguin Group (Australia) Rachael Treasure has produced a treasure of a book on the lives of Australian Stockmen. A marvellously beautiful tale set against the backdrop of tough and sometimes hostile Australian terrain, this is set in modern times returning time and again to the past to… Continue reading The Australian Stockmen-A Book Review
For me, the most loved and wierdest food pairing has got to be oranges and peas. This goes back to my childhood, when I was a pre-teen and just discovering cooking. Under the watchful eyes of my mother, my elder sister and I would venture out to try traditional and non-traditional fare. So, regularly, we… Continue reading Oranges and Peas-Unlikely Pairing
As a child, I had a peripetatic existence.My father’s transferrable job meant very frequent movements around the country. Consequently, I grew up in different places which divided my life into segments, each piece a different flavour, a different fragrance. Now that I am an adult, I move less often and spend longer periods of time… Continue reading Hi There!