What’s happening in our neck of the woods and in other necks not so woody
They can be very hard to see, keeping motionless next to a tree trunk or branch with matching patterns.
Robert Canning had blessed the site at sunrise with a smoking ceremony
Eos is one way of connecting to the basic elements of light, air, breath and nature.
Boxing Day Eos images
We think syntax can join everything back again.
A large flocks has been staying in this area of months now. Their favorite foods, banksias, hakeas and casuarinas are plentiful here.
The Galahs, Eastern Rosellas, Kookaburras were running late.
I am a guest with nothing, except
this violent machine, the camera.
And yet we value animals so poorly which has consequences for them and for us. The Nazis used the word ungeziefer (vermin) for Jews. It was a word that was spat out. Rwandan hate radio sought to demonise and ‘dehumanise’ Tutsis, calling them inyenzi, ‘cockroaches’.
I am thinking of Bertrand Russell recently released from prison (as a conscientious objector) who was in the centre of London when the Armistice was announced. He wrote: ‘The crowd was frivolous still, and had learned nothing during the period of horror. . .’