July 18, 2021

Delta Covid Strain Settles in Australia

DELTA COVID strain jumps from area to area, person to person in Sydney Australia, continuing to spread to other capital cities and country towns. Our elected […]
November 14, 2017

An Angel Friend

I wrote previously about ‘angels in an earthly body’. While I suspect he won’t agree with this statement Ron Llewellyn was my angel when he parachuted […]
November 10, 2017

What’s Your Tribe?

Taking a break from the caravan journey. Other responsibilities have crowded into my life. Parking the van, driving back to the coast has allowed me time […]
November 7, 2017

The Other Side

In 1981 I flew the Qantas balloon at the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta. (Photo below) After landing on an Indian Reservation during my last flight I was […]
November 5, 2017

Fascination – Balloon or Caravan

I have been bewitched by the art of flying, found a love that is not merely a passing infatuation, but one that has stood the test […]
October 24, 2017

Missing My Fix

This morning I am missing my hot air balloon. The sky over Lightning Ridge is totally welcoming with just a gentle breeze moving the treetop leaves. […]
October 20, 2017

Brotherhood of Memories

It’s my last day in Mudgee, a town where I lost one of my closest and dearest friends. In October 1989 Ross Spicer did not see […]
October 17, 2017

Parked for a Few Nights

Decision made to stay for a couple of nights at Anna Bay to gather further provisions and plan a route for the next two or three […]
October 13, 2017

My Air Affair

Over 42 years of active flying I have owned 7 hot air balloons. My Air Affair has never diminished. My balloon basket calls so I plan […]