i have cupboards full of ceramics collected from my travels around the globe. they make great (if somewhat fragile) souvenirs, each one reminding me of a place we visited. now some of my favourite ceramics are made right here on waiheke island. here’s three locals worth following / supporting: 1 // thea ceramics esther’s work […]
+++ A couple of Sundays ago I went for a walk around the coast from Little Oneroa to Fisherman’s Rock a few bays around. It was a stunning morning, sunlight glinting on the water making the hormosira banksii (Neptune’s necklace) shine like jewels in the rock pools.
+++ worth getting out of bed for
Instructions for living a life. Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it. – mary oliver 1. the importance of noticing yes, i still miss a lot. yes, that will continue. though putting a camera in front of my face has helped me notice more. the quiet light in the still of the morning, the way […]
Matariki, winter solstice, Whiro (the new moon) objects of desire: ceramic bowls, a tidy home, tomatoes on sourdough toast, nordic bakery cinnamon buns home-made pizza dough* paperbacks by Māori authors & locally made photography books, like the incredible work of Sara McIntyre in her recently published work: Observations of a Rural Nurse poem writing during […]