Stories for thinking, feeling, being


Coming 2023 – The Summer of my Agency

“I am afraid of everything,” writes Valerie, “except when I’m with my dad.”

Under the pretence of ‘manning up’ before high school, eleven and a half  year old Valerie is forced to spend the summer with her tough as nails grandmother while her father undergoes secret cancer treatment…


Travel Tales from a Fly on the Wall


The art sculpture garden in Sapporo, Hokkaido when it is closing for the season…


Good manners on the plateau….

Amazon River

Young girls in a canoe with an outboard motor, chase down a river steamer….