Melbourne Skies

If you’ve known me for a while, you know I love the skies. The may not be evident of late, with my posts of cakes and flowers and planners dominating my feed, but it’s true. I don’t travel anymore (hardly at all) but I used to travel almost every week, sometimes multiple times each week,…

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Early Flight

She was sure she’d forgotten something but she was tired and she just wanted to get moving. She grabbed her keys from the bowl by the door, and with her thumb poised over the light switch, she cast her eye around her apartment, not really seeing it, her mind elsewhere. She dragged her suitcase over…

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Wanderlust

Well this week’s Weekly Photo Challenge seems made for me. I am, after all, a frequent flying scientist.  We are asked to share a photo that represents travel and wanderlust. There are two things that I do on planes – one is write and the other is take photos of the clouds. There is something…

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Time Passes

For The Daily Posts’s Weekly Photo Challenge : Time. Β  This photo was taken in Mackay, very near my home town – we were driving for dinner with extended family. I like this shot – I took it from the car window (Dad was drivingπŸ˜‹) with my Olympus OMD EM5 – such a fleeting moment…

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Momentarily Terrified

There’s a constant drone in an airplane. If you remove your headphones, you can listen to it. But inevitably you will stop hearing it. Until there’s a change inΒ the frequency, the timbre of the sound. Then there’s that feeling in your tummy. Why did the sound change? You steal a few furtive glances at the…

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Forces of Nature (WPC)

With my frequent travels, I am often in the sky, taking photos out the window but these photos showing the power of storms were all taken with my iPhone, feet planted firmly on the ground. Some of these I’ve posted before.   Awesome storm clouds in Lorne, Victoria.  Massive storm cloud brewing above my back garden…

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Colour No Colour

Just a quick post tonight. Thank you everyone for your well wishes. I feel a bit silly for being a sap last night, but also very loved reading all your comments. Β I think I have a little bug, and today my voice is fading a little, much to my friends’ amusement. I like these colour…

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