18 in 18

I’ve enjoyed this challenge because it has made me move out of the usual rut; it has brought options to the front of my mind. Having said that, I was surprised at the progress I have made in some areas. So, this is what I have been up to: Write 18 letters I am up…

More about Menindee

After reading my last, rather gloomy post you may wonder why I continue to go back to that arid outback land. After this year it’s a good question. There are a few answers….. Beckler’s Botanical Bounty is an interesting, and important, project. When the rains come plants will grow, and we will be able to…

Back in Menindee

Beckler’s Botanical Bounty Project is happening again in Menindee, outback New South Wales. This is my seventh time up here, so many of you are familiar with the story. But just in case you don’t know, here is the short version. (For the longer version you can jump to our website Beckler’s Botanical Bounty. Sorry,…

What a week!

When my hairdresser asked me on Friday how my week had been, the word that seemed to sum it up was “Intense”, one of endings and beginnings. We had Peter’s funeral on Tuesday. Thank you to everyone who wrote such thoughtful words on my tribute to him. I appreciated your care and support. (And thank…

My friend Peter

My friend Peter died this morning. He was about 80, had a form of dementia and doing simple things had been hard for him the last couple of months. I like to think that he went at a time of his choosing. But I want to tell you about how he influenced my life. When…

annelawsonart.com.au !!

Yes! I have my own website, at my own domain name:   annelawsonart.com.au  (Does little dance around the room……) I would love it if you took a look. (I’ll just continue my little dance around the room!!) It’s still a work-in-progress. Some pages are still to be set up, some need tweaking, and I am…

A quick update, and lots of good people

It’s a busy day today ~ shopping, tax time, the day to write my newsletter (in this one I will do the full reveal of the 3 trees I have sewn; don’t miss out, so sign up here), and time to work on my new WEBSITE 😄 ~ so it’s only a short post about things that…