Happiness as Anarchy #234: Gardening in underwear

All the branding and marketing experts would probably say that under no circumstances should I tell you that I was gardening in my underwear today. I’m going to ignore them. It’s summer in Australia – the weather is hot and so am I. The plant needs watering and the tomatoes need tying up, so I… Continue reading Happiness as Anarchy #234: Gardening in underwear

Happiness as Anarchy #226: Rosy sunset

The clouds rolled in last night and this morning I awoke to the sound of rain on the roof. A very welcome change from the heat and quite special given the inferno to the east. The sunset this evening was particularly rosy and beautiful, in that eerie way that a smokey sky creates.

Happiness as Anarchy #183: First Cherries of the Season

How I love finding the first cherries of the season on offer in the fruit shop. I can’t resist their shiny burgundy skin, beckoning me to savour the juicy, sweet flesh. Today was that special day, heralding the start of summer and all the fruitful excess of mangoes, peaches, nectarines, figs, plums, berries, and melons.