I’ve been in Melbourne for the weekend and my feet hurt. A lot – I’ve walked miles – as I always do when I’m here. But I’m also very happy. This city always makes me happy. It inspires me. I love the… Read More

So, it’s Saturday morning and you have the weekend in Melbourne. Aside from shopping, the big question is what to do? I’ve kept the focus of this post pretty much to the city – with an excursion to Fitzroy – but there’s… Read More

Regular readers will know that I have a soft spot for street art. In fact, click onto the Melbourne option in the menu bar and you’ll find heaps of pics of street art…I even posted my own walking tour. If you’re interested,… Read More

So, it’s Saturday morning and you have the weekend in Melbourne. Aside from shopping, the big question is what to do? Here are my suggestions for 24 hours in magnificent Melbourne… Breakfast If you’re staying in the city, you have plenty of… Read More

I was in Melbourne last weekend. She was cold and she was fabulous. One of the things that I both love and hate (and love to hate) about Sydney is the weather. I hate it how we go straight from winter to summer and… Read More

So anyways, most of the time we wander around either focused on where we’re going, or looking down at the ground ahead of us. If you’re as clumsy as I am, that’s a pretty good plan. But it also means that you… Read More

So anyways, a trip to Melbourne wouldn’t be a trip to Melbourne without a street art update. This time, because I was in town for the Conference, I didn’t stray too far from the city…there was still plenty to see. Hosier Lane… Read More

So anyways, I was in Melbourne last weekend. Sure, I was there for the Romance Australia Conference, but I did, of course, manage to find some time for wandering- and discovered a few new to me places. Breakfast Places I used to… Read More

So anyways, yesterday was the first full day of Conference for me- and what a day it was. I attended sessions looking at scene diagnosis, story diagnosis and sex scenes- which are, as an aside, more than just “docking procedures.” Thanks to… Read More

So anyways, of late the world and their dog seem to be posting morning routine pieces. They’re usually a mix of alarms, writing, strenuous exercise, domestic duties, extreme productivity. My morning routine is boring. The alarm goes off at 5:50am I’m out… Read More