A While in the Woods

Reading. Writing. Wandering.



On the trail of the Silver Brumby

When I was a child I absolutely loved The Silver Brumby books by Elyne Mitchell. I read them over and over again, imagining herds of beautiful silver horses running wild across the Snowy Mountains. They were full of drama, danger... Continue Reading →


Waiting for whales

It's whale season here on the east coast of Australia, and since Jervis Bay sticks out from the coast like a big barnacle, we get quite a lot of action. If you time it right, you can see Humpbacks and... Continue Reading →

Beautiful Jervis Bay

It was an absolutely stunning day here in Jervis Bay yesterday. There really is nothing like that first glimpse of aqua blue through the trees...

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