a recent inventory

a sight // kereru (pigeon) feathers a smell // line-dried laundry a sound // our local ruru (native owl) claiming its territory at the edges of the day a touch // the comforting water of a cool and refreshing ocean swim a taste // bbq’d marrow stuffed with mashed turnip and barley, topped with a […]

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farm dinner at kelmarna gardens with forest restaurant

imagine yourself in the middle of a busy city. there’s a constant hum in the background – air conditioning units keeping office workers cool, jackhammers and roadworks … cars, buses, motorbikes starting and stopping at traffic lights, pedestrian crossings, roundabouts on the way to their destination … planes and helicopters buzzing overhead … people on […]

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what’s your ideal evening?

+++ summer evenings … a swim or a walk on the beach before heading home. time with nic sharing our thoughts over cocktails at a local bar. easy weeknight meals eaten at the dining table. pizza at the beach. playing with milo. working on something creative. listening to the birds outside and watching them drink […]

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the past month

+++ NARRATIVE // you run into a friend you haven’t seen in a while — “what’s been going on with you?” what’s the story you’re currently telling about yourself, to yourself (and to others)? i don’t really like to talk about myself a whole lot, choosing instead to listen to the narratives and updates from […]

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