Australia: Advancing or Waltzing?

Reflections on Australia Day and the notion of "Australia" itself

The Nation, Flag, People and the Continent Itself: It’s hot in Australia at the moment, 41 degrees yesterday in the temperate South East where most of us live. It’ll be Australia Day soon - January 26, the middle …

This Most Beautiful World

Peace and beauty in the garden, chaos and greed in the world

It's beautiful in our little side garden, but outside that rustic fence corruption fills the big society we call Australia. As always, all things remain, the natural world is always there with the winds and the sun rising each day...

Inequality: Let Them Eat Potato Cake!

The elite cannot learn the lessons of the past


Brexit has put the cat amongst the pigeons. Stock markets in chaos and currency overboard left right and centre. The comment is mainly along thelines of "how could they be so stupid?" but the real dangers lie with enormous inequality.