Book Review – The Secret River by Kate Grenville

The Secret River by Kate Grenville cover

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 …

St Andrew’s Cross Spider

St Andrew's Cross Spider

Earlier this week I came across this beautiful lady in her web. The next day she was goneĀ 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 …