My youngest Sebastian was going on so many growth spurts it freaked me out. It was obvious he would be taller than both of us. He had inherited the male gene on my side where my father, uncles and cousins were all pretty much over 6 foot. 1,025 more words
Tags » Sea Change
Shoal Haven Heads is a pretty quiet place, almost like stepping back in time to a small sea side village sitting hidden from view.
We welcomed the quietness, and got slowly to know the locals who were friendly and generally retirees or some with young families. 651 more words
Swimming Out of the Rip
We had been married for so many years the anniversaries start to go by in a blur. It’s dusk, my two boys have since been coerced from ipads and headsets to go to bed at the usual time of 8.30pm on a school night, and I grab a wine, opened up the full length glass doors leading out on to the desk overlooking the darkening ocean. 760 more words