Singing an Ancient Song of Feminine Power

Recently I visited the extraordinary exhibition “Songlines:Tracking the Stories of the Seven Sisters” at the National Museum of Australia in Canberra. Its a timely yet ancient story of journey, power, trauma and transformation. The Indigenous peoples of Australia used songlines to find their way through the different tribal lands which make up the continent. As… Read More Singing an Ancient Song of Feminine Power

Une Sacrée Bonne Femme (A Bloody Good Woman)

What a beautiful woman. She moved with grace, she was entirely feminine, and yet, she possessed incredible inner strength. She’s a survivor. ~ Jan Moran, Scent of Triumph  For me France is a country (generally speaking) more respectful of women than Australia. Recently I came across the term ‘Une Sacrée  Bonne Femme’ which is used… Read More Une Sacrée Bonne Femme (A Bloody Good Woman)

Remembrance of Things Past

                 “The real journey consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes”                              Marcel Proust  “A la Recherche du Temps Perdu Now that I have completed over twenty different house sits , both long and short, I can see different patterns and purposes emerging. Sure, I consider a number of factors when… Read More Remembrance of Things Past