A few weeks ago I did my first drive from Wellington to Auckland with my daughter at the wheel.  On a seriously beautiful morning with so much mood lighting, and zooming along with music in the background, I was in the mood for my typical…

New Zealand North Island road trip

… to stop rushing around, to sit quietly on the grass, to switch off the world and come back to Earth, too allow the eye to see a willow, a bush, a cloud, a leaf, is an ‘unforgettable experience’.  by Frederick Franck, ‘The zen of…

‘The zen of seeing’

Emerging Light Gallery in Plimmerton holds an annual collaboration event, connecting Poets and Artists from Wellington to Kapiti. The recent exhibition for 2015, Con-fluent, bought together 11 Artists and Poets, each diverse in their chosen media in a collaboration to produce works inspired by the…

In the paddock – poetry and photography

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