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Chord-Tone Practice

In an earlier blog I noted the potential un-musicality of the popular chord–scale approach to jazz improvising. But there is an additional issue about this approach: i.e. 128 more words


Weekly Photography Challenge: Evanescent

The theme, like this week, is “evanescent” – although the week could be quite memorable, since I am here in Canberra awaiting the birth of Juniper’s sibling. 120 more words


Exercise, meditation and mulch

I was thinking today, while I was outside raking up more leaves during my lunchbreak, of the varied benefits of collecting these growing piles of autumn leaves. 344 more words

Our Orchard

Marking time

I starting marking term papers this morning but became distracted by this…

Leaves and cats wait for no one!

I guess the marking can wait a bit longer. 😊

Garden Photography

Revisiting and seeing with new eyes after being away.

We have just returned from a month-long holiday in New Zealand and it is nice to come home and revisit things I haven’t looked at closely for a while and ponder on how much we have done in such a short space of time. 867 more words

Nothing Gold Can Stay

In the Clare Valley all the vineyards have turned yellow. For so many months they were green and now with the inevitable rolling of the seasons they turn to gold and soon all the leaves will be gone. 478 more words