caught up in a swirl of sound

Posted by Wendy Davis on June 21, 2014 and filed under blogjuneculturelifeliving in the regionsmusic

Since I moved back to Bundaberg I’ve been involved with the Bundaberg Orpheus Singers. I was excited to join a choral group singing in 4 part harmony. Believe it or not – not all regional centres have adult singing groups. I was happy to sing with the altos for the first few years. I liked […]

avocado on crackers

Posted by Wendy Davis on June 17, 2014 and filed under blogjunelifeliving in the regions

My highlights reel for the last 24 hours: 1. got a tweet on screen for Q and A 2. had two coffees and a delicious homemade florentine at lunch today 3. met a great librarian at the place where I’m going to do some of my industry placement 4. window shopped at Avenell’s 5. stayed […]

a slight chill in the air

Posted by Wendy Davis on June 15, 2014 and filed under blogjunedays of the weeklifeliving in the regions

Exciting times in the ‘berg today as there is a slight chill in the air. That’s right people. Winter is here. I just checked the weather forecast and this is what it looks like. Yes that’s correct. Your eyes do not deceive you. We have made it past midday without reaching 20 degrees. But look […]

Walking on the beach and reminiscing

Posted by Wendy Davis on June 9, 2014 and filed under blogjunelifeliving in the regionsUncategorized

Yesterday I had a visit from my cousin and her partner. Until the start of 2013 she had been living and working in London so we hadn’t seen each other for some time. They were having long weekend out of Brisbane staying at Burrum Heads national park and they zipped up to Bundaberg for the […]

Not winter

Posted by Wendy Davis on May 31, 2014 and filed under blogjuneliving in the regionsliving in the regions; trivia bloggingtrivia

In might be cold enough for boots and scarves and even winter hats south of here, but in the subtropics in Queensland it is still resolutely NOT WINTER. I had high hopes this morning when I woke up to a grey and drizzly day but still I’m in summer pjs, deciding what to wear today […]

This scar I carry with me….

Posted by Wendy Davis on April 24, 2014 and filed under lifeliving in the regionsUncategorized

On Monday afternoon I finally made to BRAG to see the Sunken Houses exhibition. I had really wanted to see it but something had held me back until now. I was spurred into action by the fact it only has a short time left in the gallery. The January floods of 2013 were devastating for […]