I Love a Sunburnt Country.

#2 C is for Corryong. Corryong is situated at the top of the Mighty River Murray, just where the clear snow fed mountain streams from Mt Kosciuszko begin the border between New South Wales and Victoria. Corryong makes the cut for this blog because for a few years which spanned the late 70s and early …

Poetry, Prose and Parable.

Free Love Poetry by Estelle D. If love it is you have to say that you feel for me, Don’t hold too tight, lest I should fight, And struggle to be free, Don’t clip my wing to keep me grounded, But let our love on Trust be founded, Give me space to fly and soar …

Poetry, Prose and Parable.

A Poem for Trees Poetry by Estelle D.Ⓒ 2020. Mighty, mighty gum tree, Standing so majestically, For a hundred years or more, Could you but speak and tell, Of all the things you saw, Fire, flood and drought, The season’s endless turnabout. You’re a home for the birds, And the koala too, Shaded rest for …

Poetry, Prose and Parable.

We are multi dimensional creations; mind, body, emotion, intellect and spirit. Paul describes us a God’s temple. Do you not know that you are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit dwells in you? 1st Corinthians: 3:16. I wonder how precious and unique we would believe ourselves to be and how much abuse of mind, body, …

Poetry, Prose and Parable.

The Fairies at the Bottom of the Garden. Poetry by Estelle D. The Fairies at the Bottom of the Garden. The fairies at the bottom of the garden, Were playing hide and go seek, If you listen closely, you can hear them speak. Gliding by on gossamer wing, Beautiful fairy, sweetly sing. Flowing tresses, silken, …

Communicate to Connect.

We are going to discuss communication. Clear communication; communication for connection and understanding, it is vital in almost every area of life but, my goodness, how often do we misunderstand, misconnect and misconstrue words! There are five levels of communication, both for the words we speak and the level at which we listen, so we …

Poetry, Prose and Parable.

Another poem today. I think it is pertinent to our current times but applicable to life in general at any time. Providence a poem by Estelle D.© 2020. Don’t try to make any sense of life, For life will make no sense, It is not for man to understand, The where, the why-fore or the …

Poetry, Prose and Parable.

Today we have another short poem about life. Sometimes life is difficult and impossible to understand. Sometimes it feels as though we lose a lot; it is stolen from us and we cannot see why this has to be so. The Truth of life generally reveals itself. We need to be authentic people, seekers of …

Poetry, Prose and Parable.

Father’s Day I have been thinking about my Father this past week. On Friday August 31st 2001 he passed from this life and two days later, the first Sunday in September, it was our first Father’s Day without him. The following day at 12.00 noon we celebrated his life; if you knew my father you …