No novels round here, but a daily blog


My experiment in writing every day for a month has been a success. Whew, I can still write after all.

A Melbourne mystery


It’s a bit of a relief to read an Australian mystery book for a change. The book is also enjoyable and well-written.

The yellow fuzz


Lupins: lovely but fiercely scented and allergy producing.

A glitch in time is mine


Timezone metadata can be a headache.

Saved by the felt


The photo coasters I ordered were good, but their hardboard backing made them seem cheap. Then I found myself doing handcraft with green felt!

The singing of the frogs


Lakes and frogs and birds and cows: it’s a rich landscape by the beach.