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Así empezó mi romance con el dibujo

Empecé a escribir porque me siento sola, mejor dicho, no me siento sola, sino que estoy sola, físicamente sola.

Hace un mes me mudé a un pueblo en medio de la nada, tiene setecientos habitantes y tres mil ovejas. 1,218 more words


Black Water Rafting

Sunday February 12th – Monday February 14th | Greymouth 🥞 – Picton ⛴ – Ohakune 💤 | 753 km 🚙 + 90 km ⛴

The last few days have been pretty uneventful. 1,081 more words


Rā 29, Rātapu 29 o Kohitātea 2017

Recovery day today! Haha! Hot and cold energising shower to start the day. With varying degrees of brokenness we decided to tackle the Old Coach Road from Ohakune. 41 more words

Seasons change

Winter stops, sometimes quickly, sometimes it hangs on. This year it left quickly with warm wet winds stripping the snow base from the lower mountain and despite Turoa declaring Snovember we didn’t head up there at all through October, November. 82 more words


Weekend Name Drop: Merrilyn George

In this week’s instalment of the Weekend Name Drop, I’m featuring another historian-artist from the Ruapehu District of New Zealand. Meet Merrilyn George.

Name: Merrilyn George… 793 more words

People & Places

The Donald and Melania?

Raetihi provides surprises on occasion, only a block or so from our place a small field contained these two, from the bronzed hair, and comb over on one, to the others blondeness these two reminded me of a couple in the news these days…..


Smash Palace...

While its well outside my usual interest in New Zealand’s wild places and things, we recently spent a weekend in Ohakune with a photography friend, and he suggested that we pay a visit to… 238 more words

Photographic Forays