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Black dog on the loose in remote communties

It was Saturday, 4 December, 2004.  A fun Saturday night planned with friends was turned upside down for Katrina Brown (nee Drake) when she received the news from a family member that sent her paralysed. 1,057 more words


Isolation in regional Queensland

“I felt lost, trapped and lonely. It was hard to focus and gain any form of motivation. Physically, I felt drained and sick all the time. 751 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge - Prolific

Looks like snow but it is an illusion created by the prolific bloom on the trees and the carpet of petals underneath.


Barns Across the Continent

On a recent spring break journey, I drove 3,200 miles across the top the US and Canada—and all I did was take pictures of barns! But the rural country landscape does fascinate me, and I find it particularly compelling to photograph. 163 more words


The Giant on the Distant Hill

At the far edge of town —where the evergreens stood and the spring haze rolled down the hills and into the outskirts— the giant stood. Most days the distant figure of grey looked east. 914 more words

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