Monthly Archives: September 2007

” Tick Tock ” – the clocks go back….

                          To Australian Summertime Daylight Saving.   It’ll be October tomorrow and the clocks will go forward one hour at the end of the month on the 28th .   Time flies!   September has really been a lovely … Continue reading

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Coughs and colds….

                             For which,  they say, there is no cure – and I’ve got a whopper!   It’s so unglamorous. I have a red nose, my eyes are shot. – There are tissues everywhere – and it’s the pits! … Continue reading

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Anniversaries….

                        Generally a reason for celebration. – Milestones in people’s lives.   In human terms, it’s a recognition of how far we have come, be it for another birthday or wedding anniversary.   But if one looks at life as a  journey,  arriving at … Continue reading

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Black September….

                                      I’ve often wondered why such a lovely month such as September has warranted this name?   Well, World War 2  started in September 1939.    The Jordanian and Palestinian conflict in September of 1970.   The Munich massacre also happened … Continue reading

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Opera…..

                            Sadly one of our greatest tenors has died this week in Italy. One more victim of everybody’s greatest fear – cancer.   However, the important thing is how we live, not how we die.   Luciano Pavarotti brought … Continue reading

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