Lizard and Deva

Sculpture in The Bush

The idea of sculpture enhancing a landscape is not new. There is the famous annual ‘Sculpture by the Sea’ which starts in Sydney and travels around the coastline through different states. During this visit to Tassie, I met some lovely local Tasweigans, Tina and Peter,  who took me on a nearby sculpture trail through the…

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Celebration of Darkness

Here in the Southern Hemisphere we are moving into the season of winter dark. So much of our lives and our worlds vaunt light as being superior to dark-after all my blog name is  Lightraveller Kate-that it is good to be in a city which celebrates the beauty and richness of the dark season. I…

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A Fire In Winter

Winter has come early to Tasmania. The official start of the season is June 1st but last Thursday,  temperatures plummeted, winds were wild and snow fell halfway down that magnificent mountain which embraces Hobart. Such a sudden climate change from the brilliant Autumn days of clear skies and bright, though weak sun, was the topic…

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A New Suitcase

I suppose you could say that my suitcase is my physical home on the journey. Yesterday, I said goodbye to a case which had accompanied me on over twenty different journeys both in Australia and overseas. I bought my sunny orange bag in Brisbane in 2013 and it has faithfully carried my possessions  from Cairns…