In the morning

His frame is like a picture                                      Mounted high upon the wall                              Surprised he looks aghast                                      At the others they're disturbing                                                  So principled a stance                                          Replaced by the pragmatic                                    Conciliation to the forefront                             One stands languished quite perturbing                                 Let me out let's get it done                              Moving forward without a warning                   Will … Continue reading In the morning

With gritted teeth – the Australian Federal Election

“With gritted teeth.” That’s how one Liberal Party member described the way voters should approach the ballot box on Polling Day. Come 2nd July and the voting public of Australia had other ideas. At time of writing, votes are still being counted in a number of seats. The final result will not be known until … Continue reading With gritted teeth – the Australian Federal Election

Harper Lee

I turned the computer on this morning only to see the announcement of Harper Lee's death. What a legend of the literary world! Her writing encouraged tolerance and understanding of difference, and to never abide by hate. A quote was included in the article I read attributed to her; I hoped for a little but … Continue reading Harper Lee