Author Archives: a piecemeal adventurer

Summer storm brewing

Summer storm brewing  On a late spring day Summer is in the air Heat Humidity The rumble of the thunder Sounding the distant message Of summers advance Advertisements

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Springbrook National Park – nature’s beautiful garden

A fellow adventurer From Germany told me Wenn Engel verreisen, scheint die Sonne When angels travel the sun shines. So walking in the sub tropic rain forest An angel must have been with me Walking as if in nature’s hand … Continue reading

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Waning Moon – Night Sailing

Alone at night the sky full of the milky way clear in the darkness   The sea black the phosphorescence sparkling in the wake of my boat as she cuts her way through the sea the light autumn breeze providing … Continue reading

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Full moon rise over Port Phillip, Melbourne 

Its a spring night Cold Crisp Still The full moon a bright orb in the sky Shedding silver light over the still waters of the bay

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The Dordogne – Last Stop in Europe 2017

The Dordogne Riders had lured me to the Vezere Valley St Leon sur Vezere a beautiful Village in the Dordogne Region of Southern France   Camped on the edge of the river   Amongst significant historic and prehistoric sites The … Continue reading

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Back home

I’m back home But can’t settle Miss the rumbling wheels beneath me Melbourne still a touch too cold So headed north The warm arms of the north were beckoning me To reach the humid warmth of the sub tropics In … Continue reading

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London was calling

On the train from the midlands to London. I listened to The Clash,¬†London Calling. Its both a distopian and resilient view of London. It seemed fitting as a bombing in the tube had set a sombre tone. But London is … Continue reading

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