Tag Archives: Indigenous

There’s something to be said…

.. about the ability to turn your own hands to making something. Anything! Even more so, if that making has meaning. It might not have actual practical use in today’s modern world on some levels – but your involvement in … Continue reading

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“You’ll just die…

…a drunk boung in the park, like all the others,” he roared. “I don’t know why I bother.” He stormed over to the door and wrenched it open, screaming as he did so – spittle flying from his mouth: “Get … Continue reading

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Xanthorrhoea…

… and no: I’m not swearing at you! Nor am I saying: “Bless you!” in another person’s language and – you’ll be pleased to know – you won’t need a ‘standby toilet’ as any part of your daily routine! Balga before it’s relocated … Continue reading

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