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Cee's Fun Foto Challenge: Yellow

This week, Cee’s challenge was the colour yellow.  I think there is a pretty nice range of yellow’s in these shots, but I will let you be the judge.   39 more words


A Town Like Alice, Nevil Shute

After the conquest of Malaya in 1942, the Japanese invaded Sumatra and took control of the island. A group of eighty Dutch women and children were collected, and no one wanted to take responsibility for these prisoners of war. 540 more words

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Uluru view

We’re part of a backpacker tour headed to Uluru, what was once known as Ayer’s Rock – the rock that sits almost in the dead centre of Australia. 1,258 more words


a hungry woman chases Spring

Spring fills me with a little bit of crazy. Something inside me feels just a tiny bit drunk with magic. It is, perhaps, a little more subtle here, in arid land, than in other climates, but there is no doubt when it arrives. 462 more words



Our Ute has a boot and bonnet and uses petrol.  And the flat has nothing to do with a flat tire but is our new place to live. 208 more words

Alice Springs

Stark contrast

I can’t believe that a week ago I was in Alice Springs; it seems like a dream. I’ve gone from this:

… to this:

And from this: 8 more words

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