Missive from under the Goanna tree

It’s been a stinking hot week on the southern side of the earth. But, the ocean breeze is blowing and i’m only a few weeks out from a wedding….my own. Yes, I know.

It’s a small world!

Once again it bowls me over where people are reading! Here’s this missive from under the goanna tree ‘s shoutout to the readers from all the countries in the last week:

Turkey, Malaysia, Brazil, New Zealand, China, Australia, United Kingdom,France, Germany, Finland, Canada, Sweden, Russia, Belgium, South Korea, Lithuania, Colombia, Singapore, Puerto Rico, Ireland, Japan, Thailand, Netherlands, Croatia, Canada (Prince Edward Island, Ontario, British Columbia), Saudi Arabia, Italy, Qatar, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Mexico, Romania, Spain, Egypt, Cambodia, Denmark, Taiwan, Indonesia, India, United States of America (including, Arizona, Alabama, Arkansas, Nevada, Oklahoma, Minnesota, Washington, New Jersey, Kansas, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Connecticut, Missouri, Georgia, Florida, Maryland, South Carolina, Louisiana, Alaska, Indiana, Tennessee, South Dakota, New Hampshire, Mississippi, massachusetts, Wisconsin, Colorado, Iowa, District of Columbia, Delaware, North Carolina, New York, Virginia, California, Michigan, Illinois, New Mexico, Texas (35 different states plus DC!).

The words of Others

Alan Noble – How Christ and Pop Culture serves the Church

The Simpsons’ brilliant tribute to Hayao Miyazaki: http://slate.me/1gKAwhN

Kate Schell – Sure, Dance with God, but not to earn a husband!

Neil Gaiman’s Advice to Aspiring Artists

My words

Fellow Travelers
Warrior Women
A New Adventure: Overland from Oz
Overland from Oz Itinerary Overview: New South Wales
ABCs of Travel
This is sacred ground (inspired by Story Sisters)
News about Overland to Oz Special Updates
Sometimes you need to be Martha
On being a word-toting rebel
Holy Crap!I’m getting married!
The Folly of Advent
Yearning for Christmas
Word for 2014!
You are not Special
Fragments on Seeking a Church Community
Not prone to Giddiness

An image

Books that look interesting

Nish Weiseth: Speak: How Your Story Can Change the World

A Quote

“Promise me you’ll always remember: You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.”
― A.A. Milne