For All the Days to Come

"To undiscovered waters, undreamed shores" .... William Shakespeare - A Winters Tale  Here, on the shores of Jervis Bay, are a hundred white sand beaches and rocky headlands waiting to be explored as I begin my 2nd year in this turquoise paradise. Scottish Rocks and Bristol Point in the Booderee National Park are wonderfully located at the end of [...]

The pale spare light of Autumn

"Autumn asks that we prepare for the future .... that we be wise in the ways of garnering and keeping. But it also asks that we learn to let go .... to acknowledge the beauty of sparseness." Bonaro W. Overstreet Inspired by WordPress Photo Challenge ... SPARE

The Fleeting Darkness

“Veil after veil of thin dusky gauze is lifted, and by degrees the forms and colours of things are restored to them, and we watch the dawn remaking the world in its antique pattern.” Oscar Wilde - The Picture of Dorian Gray Inspired by WordPress Photo Challenge .... Half-Light and Ailsa's Travel Theme ... Sensory Altair rises [...]

The Gates of Day

“I saw the first light, fore-running the sun, gather in a cup of the eastern cloud, gather and grow and brim, till at last it spilled like milk over the golden lip, to smear the dark face of heaven from end to end. From east to north, and back to south again, the clouds slackened, [...]

Nightfall at the Asylum

Late at night ... Foreboding is the only way anyone could describe the deserted buildings situated at the top of a hill outside Beechworth in northern Victoria. Beechworth Lunatic Asylum, originally known as the haunted Mayday Hills Lunatic Asylum is a decommissioned hospital located in Beechworth, a town of Victoria, Australia. Mayday Hills Lunatic Asylum [...]

Night Shores … Autumn

I'm often asked why I love rising at 4am and driving dark lonely roads to capture the pale light of stars being chased by the dawn .... Inspired by WordPress Photo Challenge - One Love Murray's Beach Boat Ramp - Booderee National Park, Jervis Bay 12 March 2016


“Through our eyes, the universe is perceiving itself. Through our ears, the universe is listening to its harmonies. We are the witnesses through which the universe becomes conscious of its glory, of its magnificence.” Alan W. Watts Inspired by WordPress Photo Challenge .... Harmony Moon and Venus in early Autumn dawn twilight - Jervis Bay, [...]

Awe and Wonderment

“The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead: his eyes are closed.” Albert Einstein Inspired by WordPress [...]