resolutions and wheelbarrows of shit

resolutions and wheelbarrows of shit

  My internet connection is woeful. Typing to you is trying. Kids are trying. With a clenched brow And a Knitted jaw And a baby chewing at my breast I am trying to relax. And it’s like pushing a leaking wheelbarrow of shit uphill. Which is why with nerves, And no polish I bring you […]

Been a while

Been a while

It’s been over a month since my last post… Ever since We packed the back of my car for a family trip to Canberra. (One day ahead of schedule! All neat and beautiful!) When in one beautifully packed, slow motion, staccato, glass crackling, suspended moment I backed into a gum tree. After One tail light, […]

The Meaning

The Meaning

I’m generally uncomfortable talking about the meaning of my work. I can discuss my thoughts while creating it, but I prefer the audience to create meaning in a sort of feed back loop between their personal narrative and my lines. Because really often there isn’t a meaning. Just a tumbling of thoughts, accidents and preoccupations that hopefully hold together on the page. And […]

My Knight

My Knight

My knight in his not so shiny white armour. His stead, a dusty noisy ute so filled with junk n gunk I’m forced to ride side saddle. I lay on the couch ears aching for the rattle that can be heard growling up the road minutes before his arrival. He sweeps in, Gathers the family in his arms, Pushes me […]

The solace of a cup

The solace of a cup

Today’s tired has me feeling fractious like a cornered beast with a big fuck off stick. I didn’t act like one though. I cuddled the two sons who were home and tried not to think about anything. It gave me a headache, but I did it. This picture was inspired by the memory of one I drew in the summer […]