Exploring the Back Catalogue: Wish, Toxic Families & Mass Communication Bards

December 5, 2020 LOVE GONE WRONG, LET ME COUNT THE WAYS (continued) End was one of our personal favourites on Show, which we had for yonks before Wish.  I guess we’re not particularly into shiny music most of the time, so a song like this appeals to us way more than Friday I’m In Love, …

Exploring the Back Catalogue: Wish, Triggers & Ye Olde Venerated Man-Baby Philosophers

November 24, 2020 I’m really enjoying our new acquisition Wish, on multiple levels – musically there’s so much on there that’s lovely, and even the stuff that’s not I think is the way it is to reinforce the story told by the lyrics – e.g. Wendy Time isn’t exactly a beautiful song, but the quacking …

South Coast Wilderness Walks 2021 Volume 4

July 18, 2021 FOREST OF THE ENTS: OLD-GROWTH KARRI/TINGLE FOREST We’ve been doing a lot of coastal walking, and Brett wanted something special for his birthday yesterday. I pored over the Bibbulmun maps near Nornalup and found a likely section which met with HRH’s enthusiastic approval, in the rare remaining old-growth Karri/Tingle forest, the majority …

Open Letter To The “Different”

The right-wing Australian federal government and their fundamentalist PM are currently trying to pass legislation which would make it legal for religious people to spout hate speech against LGBTIQ and to discriminate against them, including specifically the expelling of transsexual children from private schools. This has led to impassioned discussion on The Guardian. Amongst the …