Tag Archives: friendship

Putting down the stone

Today was the first day of the Feast Festival here in Adelaide, and I went to a book-reading in the city by Mag Merrilees, whose warm and funny book Fables Queer and Familiar has featured here before. It was a … Continue reading

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Una mujer feroz

Today I went to a celebration party for Megan, my dear friend who has had treatment over the past 18 months or so for cancer, and has come through now to a place of remarkable health and vitality. It is … Continue reading

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Misty Morning

For many years I have been walking twice a week with my friend Kaye. One morning we leave from her place and walk through the park and along the old ‘creek’ (now more of a drain) in a circuit and … Continue reading

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Girls can do anything!

Frances, as indicated by the above photograph, has been a community member and artist down south for years. ¬†She has been ill for some time also, and died just recently. In thinking about her, I want to acknowledge the power … Continue reading

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Singing and friendship

I have been catching up with friends recently, dear ones that I don’t see all the time, and have really been enjoying reconnecting. At a delicious lunch last weekend in the hills (thanks particularly to you Bet), Ed and Bet … Continue reading

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Thinking of Mrs Noble

A few months ago, when I was in Auburn one weekend, dad and I went to Clare to visit Mrs Noble, an old Auburn resident who has been living in the nursing home there for a few years. She is … Continue reading

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Auntie Betty

I have had my dear friend Deirdre here for tea tonight – pizza no less – and discovered that her birthday, 25th October is one day short of the birthday of a very dear person in my life, who died … Continue reading

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