St Kilda Uniting Church Thin Places

Thin Places

As we clamber slowly out of lockdowns and restrictions start to ease, we can look forward to a bit of stability with some degree of hopefulness. It’s been a long journey and it has not ended yet. This morning (Friday), while sitting on my favourite bench with my skinny ‘flat-white’ take-away, I found myself drifting…

St Kilda Uniting Church Another kind of world

Another kind of world

During ‘lockdown version 4’, I’ve been watching a brilliant made for TV series called:  The Man in the High Castle. It’s a superb adaptation of Philip Dick’s 1962 novel of the same name. I haven’t read the book but the TV adaptation is stunning. It’s a dystopian alternate history depicting a parallel universe where the…

50 note

Our $50 note

I was standing outside my local café on Friday waiting for my takeaway skinny flat-white with one sugar to arrive. The weather was cold and wet, but the owner had turned on the outside overhead heaters and was ‘broadcasting’ hits from the 70’s – all designed to make our waiting just a bit more fun…