Archive for May, 2013

Current Loves, May 2013

Current Loves, May 2013

I’m leaving Brisbane Monday. Here are the places and things that made my week, month & year.   New discoveries Cloudland, a Fortitude Valley reincarnation of one of Brisbane’s historic dance halls Tippler’s Tap, a brewpub in Newstead offering dozens…

Bright Morning

Bright Morning

  I sold Bright Morning today to a friend who will take good care of her. I named her after lyrics from Gillian Welch’s “Six White Horses,” the song I was listening to when I went to pick up the…

Bribie Island

Bribie Island

  I was finally able to accept John & Diane Oxenford’s invitation to return to Bribie Island. They have a beautiful home built with sustainability in mind. Diane is an environmental activist in the community, so I learned a lot…

The Outback

The Outback

Watching the sun rise and set in the Outback is something I won’t ever forget.

Final Presentation

Final Presentation

I gave my 27th and final presentation last night to the Rotary Club of Kippa-Ring, my host club. I loved sharing my experiences from the past ten months with them, discussing the beauty, friendliness, and service I have encountered along…