Book Review – The Secret River by Kate Grenville

I’ve just finished this book, and enjoyed it quite a lot! It was great to know the story was historically accurate, and to gain insight into what happened when white man first started living in Australia; it’s a book very much about race relations, and haunting. It’s a raw place …

Perdana Botanical Garden, Kuala Lumpur

Just a quick post for today, sharing photographs of flowers and orchids I took in Malaysia! It was a sultry tropic day, the kind of  day you just wanted to drink a lot of water but had to balance it out with where the nearest toilets would possibly be(!)…. smog …

St Andrew’s Cross Spider

Earlier this week I came across this beautiful lady in her web. The next day she was gone and a few days later a plethora of spiderlings emerged from the nest at the top of the web. When I zoomed in on the images, she is actually spinning silk! She’s a …