Midweek Moment #25

Midweek Moment #25

I’ve been without a camera this week, and I feel as if my third eye is missing. But after a few visits to the beach, the photos were looking rather salt-streaked, so I’ve taken it in for a clean. This photo is from my archives—it’s the first photo I ever took in...
Midweek Moment #24

Midweek Moment #24

Summer and school holidays mean longer, slower days, so of an evening, I’ve been taking myself down to the beach and trying out long-shutter speeds on my camera. This, however, has been largely unsuccessful. I lost my thongs to a rogue wave on the first visit,...
Midweek Moment #24

Midweek Moment #23

Summery Midweek Moments from both of us today: I took this photo of a frangipani in our pool. The flower was already struggling in the heat and chlorinated water, but I still liked the photo. Maybe it’s the detail: the colour of the petals, the tiny water...
Midweek Moment #22

Midweek Moment #22

Welcome back to Midweek Moment 2016!  Despite the holidays and the festive atmosphere, we’ve both been reflective in our choice of photo for the week. I took my photo on our recent trip to Queensland, while on a boat out to the Great Barrier Reef. On land, the...
Thank You, 2015

Thank You, 2015

Here’s a summary of my 2015—it was a good one … THE NOVEL As most of you know, my novel, Ida’s Children, was shortlisted for the 2015 TAG Hungerford Award. It didn’t win, so I sent it off to an agent, who gave...
Midweek Moment #21

Midweek Moment #21

Monique and I wish all of our Midweek Moment readers a joyous Christmas and a safe end to 2015. We’ll be back in the New Year with more moments and photos. Thank you all for reading, liking, and commenting on these posts, and for enjoying our moments as much as...
Midweek Moment #20

Midweek Moment #20

This is our twentieth MM—it certainly doesn’t feel like that long since we started! Since we’ve begun, I find I’m noticing more around me, the little details, and I’m always on the lookout for something interesting, or seeing it in a different...
Midweek Moment #19

Midweek Moment #19

Monique and I have been out and about with our cameras this week, photographing things with wings: With school finished for the year, and before the mad rush to Christmas, I’ve snatched a few days away to write. I’m out of range of internet and mobile...