Important & Urgent

Important & Urgent

At 2am on 11th May, like many other Hobartians, I was standing in the middle of a storm-smashed house ineffectually trying to mitigate inundation and wondering what the morning light would reveal. It caused me to reflect that any sense of control I might feel I have...
Cochineal

Cochineal

Without any effort or intention, without willing it to be so, an image of a glass of water appeared in my mind. It thrills me when visual metaphors shimmer into place, for I have learned that they explain me to me in some surprising way. Into the clear water dropped a...