It glides its head up the deck-slat in the morning light. This will be its only movement from the horizontal for four days, maybe the moment it realises that all its muscular sinuosity is not enough to lift the remains of its last meal which has settled in a great undigested lump. It rests its […]

Eurobodalla beaches: Pedro Beach / Moruya Surf Beach

I Driving through bush after rain: muddy road, deep brown puddle-splash, old man banksias and swamp mahogany, and then a glimpse of ocean. Sky moody blue and grey, broken ocean slashed with white, sand-surface pocked, with loops of tideline shells and footprints, and scattered seaweed, golden red, black, translucent buff. Towards the south, platform welcoming […]