WeAreTheWorld Blogfest: The only African in the Village

It’s the 21st #WATB this month, a blogfest dedicated to shining positive stories of humanity out into the world, now dominated by negativity, fear and shock. The cohosts for this month are: Inderpreet Uppal, Shilpa Garg, Sylvia McGrath ,Peter Nena, Belinda WitzenHausen. Please visit their stories I love this story about Seif Sakate, who grew… Read More WeAreTheWorld Blogfest: The only African in the Village

WeAreTheWorldBlogfest: One Small Act of Compassion

Yesterday Adelaide was the hotest city in the world. The city reached its highest temperature ever of 46.2 degrees.Elsewhere around Australia, the relentless heatwave continues. While the emphasis is always on we humans, how does it affect animals, wild and domesticated, who have higher body temperatures than us? It’s those small acts of compassion which… Read More WeAreTheWorldBlogfest: One Small Act of Compassion

Saturday Morning, Sydney Harbour, Heatwave Hangover

Records are being broken; yes its summer but unlike other summers past. The seasonal heat, its intensity, duration and coverage, has changed making it hard to enjoy the beauty and languor of the summer holidays in Australia. https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-01-18/bom-warns-of-scorching-sydney-weather-with-top-of-45c/10723824 How we live our lives during such a time has changed-aircon is essential not optional, (thank you… Read More Saturday Morning, Sydney Harbour, Heatwave Hangover