Master and Miss at the beach -fictionalising a diary entry

I’d deliberately left a little earlier today after yesterday’s calamity of the tide coming in right on top of us forcing us back against the sheer cliff face and eventually off the beach… We wound our way back through the tee-tree tunnel that we’d found yesterday but had somehow missed the turnoff to the ramp more

A Brush With The Patriarchy: how to convert a travel diary into a personal essay

Listen while you read. This is the diary and personal essay of a woman’s personal journey of self-discovery and self-revelation in nature that leads her from the brink of domestic abuse and back to the safe harbour of liberated literatist. Grab a cup of coffee as this is very long. The essay follows after the more

The Blue Mountain Torrent:

By Wang Wei (AD 699 – 759) From The Strathvea Music Festival – Musica Poetica;   It is said that those who make for the Yellow Flower River,   Must pursue this mountain stream,   And follow a myriad twists and turns among the hill ravines,   Although as the crow flies the distance is more