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Bush Journal Photos

Port Hills Plants

I’m collecting images of plants I’d like to grow!

I’ll figure our what they are later.  don’t they look great?

 

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Journal Photos

2021 – Ten highlights of a hard year.  In photos.

Ten highlights of a hard year.  In photos.

1. I posted here every month and looking over the posts I see how much I enjoy doing that, especially images.

Easy to repeat a few favourites:

The above are all my efforts, and here is one from a solo tramping trip up the Hope river that was also a highlight:

2. Tramping the Routeburn with Kate

And we went on to do the East Matuki

3. Painting with grandchildren:

 

 

4. Couple therapy Training

5. Theatre of Spontaneity at the Quakers

6. Journal Writing

7. Getting a new cat. Tom.

 

8. Writing an article for the Journal

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9. Biology Expeditions with Grandchildren

 

 

 

10.  Warming up to a lifestyle transition

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Unleashed

 

Unleashed

compare to the apple event earlier this year

 

 

 

I did get a new MBP

 

Unleashed indeed

 

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Art Art Talk Bush Journal Photos Psyche

Bush: in my life…

Bush Is one of my six life streams. Bush in Heathcote, Blue Mountains, Shoalhaven, Tasmania and Aotearoa New Zealand. And back to the Larapinta trail.  And the mountains of New Zealand. I’m  a bushwalker.  It’s an identity I developed in my teens. It’s never gone away.  I do more walking in the bush than is evident here.  This walking, climbing, mountaineering, tramping, camping and travel aspect is huge in my life but minimal in this blog, as I championed the  psyche in cyberspace.

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Growing up on the edge of two national parks I had the years from 8 to 18  years walking, running in beautiful bush.  And swimming in the hospitable creeks, surfing in the best beaches in the world.  Then I left for teachers college in Tasmania, one big national park.  After Tasmania,  aged 22 I went on a world ‘working holiday’, but climbing and skiing kept me there then university marriage and parenthood.  now in Aotearoa New Zealand still at 77 and almost part of the bush here.

Notice it was university as well that kept me here, part of another life stream I call Words.

And a relationship, another life stream.

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The Rovers Pool

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Art Bush Creativity Photos

NatureWorks

 

A Photo Project

I take these with abstract expressionist mentality, mood, perspective, eye.

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Journal Photos Poems

Wonder

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November, spring. BOOM!
Bloom, bloom, bloom—bloom blossoms bloom,
blossom while you can!

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Journal Photos Poems

Poems

4 September 2018

Disturbed

the line is crossed
into the
special world

live this life
there’s no return

surrounded by enemies
lurking & pounding
& friends
with gifts

dark mystery
& promise

desperate odds

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Art Digital Sketches Journal Photos

Analogue eye

 

This one has been on my mind… could  not find it in my digital mess.  IMG_0992.JPG

I see my hand in it and a lot of helping hand from the tools.   But it is not the tools!  It my analogue eye.  Old music.

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Art Journal Photos

Urban Images – Opera House Winter 2016

This blog is more of a mixed bag. I post pix! This one is one that I love. Open image in new tab.

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Photos

My day in Melbourne