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STORY SUMMARIES

A Retail Experience – It is not often today we receive specialist service without having to pay a specialist price. Here is a story about a bloke with a heart of gold. Read more…

Big Mack – Written by a friend who listened to my Christian radio programme each Sunday in the early 90’s.  Read more…

Citrus to Sea Bike Ride – A 540Km journey to raise funds for an orphanage in The Philippines.  Read more….

Flying in to vote – The fly on the wall in the election booth on election day sees and hears all that happens. Read more…

Growing up in the 50’s – A glimpse of life back then and how it compares to today.  Read more…..

It’s an Ant’s Life – Our first child Anthony, chose us as his parents.  Read more…..

Leroy – This story looks at the differing roles of grandparents through the adventures with a somewhat different ‘grandchild’. Read more…

Milestones – At what age does one become old? This story looks at our attitude to life beyond ‘old’. Read more…

Our Number 10 – It is strange how a number becomes important in your life.  This number, among other things, represents 10 years of a special friendship.  Read more…..

She Walks in Beauty – When my Mum passed away, this is my understanding of how she met up with Dad who died some years before her. Read more….

The Cry of the Child – A short poem urging us as Australians to recognise our responsibility to help orphan children.  Read more…

The Killing Field – Never again could this sacred site be built on.  Read more…..

The Millennium Letter – A letter to our children written on New Year’s Eve 2000.  Read more….

The Miracle of the Peanut – Our first grand-daughter Lily speaks from the womb.  Read more….

The Transformation – Even though we might think we have reached our ‘use-by date’ we can still be of service to others.  Read more….

The Walk of Life – A journey of discovery around Kirra-Billy Lodge in Blackbutt, Qld. Read more….

Travel – A CALL TO THE CAPE
There is no train nor regular bus service but the journey up to Cape York by 4WD is a learning experience never to be forgotten. Read more…

Travel – AN AWESOME EXPERIENCE
To stand on the edge of an active volcano is truly an awesome experience. This story describes the experience amid the ash, the gas and the flying rocks. Read more…

Travel – DARWIN TO BROOME & BACK – A Top End adventure
The Kimberley is a place of raw beauty. Here is a story of a camping adventure tour of discovery. Read more…..

Travel – MACLEAN – The Scottish Town in Australia
It is always refreshing to visit a unique town like Maclean in New South Wales. Read more…

Travel – NEW ZEALAND SOUTH IS. – A pictorial essay
Enjoy a close encounter of the photographic kind. See Photos…

Travel – SPEED WEEK AUSTRALIA 2013
Being a member of the team that attempted to break the land-speed record on a production motorbike was an amazing experience. Read more…

Travel – THE SUMMIT
Climbing a mountain in the dark can be tough going! This story is about exercise and expectations. Read more…

Travel – THE GIBB RIVER ROAD – Providing access to Top End adventures
Slicing through The Kimberley is 665km of unmade road from which so many wonderful locations can be reached. Read more…

Travel – WEARIN’ OF THE GREEN
We learned more than our ancestral history when we visited Ireland! This story tells of our journey into the land of the leprechauns. Read more…

UGANDA – A Country of Contrasts
We went to Uganda to build a home and a kindergarten classroom for parentless children. We might have left Uganda, but Uganda will never leave us. Read more…..

Who Am I – A journey into self discovery.  Read more….

Willie the White Ant – Willie and his family came, they saw and they conquered.  Read more…..