Misadventure?

Melbourne Herald-Sun Newspaper report. Page five. Boys seen fighting on beach. One Asian and the other Australian.   The boy had come down from the bush. He had a story to tell but he didn’t really understand the story himself or the different points in the story. What I mean is this: – if he had understood then the story might never have needed telling. … Continue reading Misadventure?

Lost and Found in the Desert.

They were young. There were two of them: friends. The young sometimes believe that they are touched with rare maturity. The young are also, to a varying degree, often lost. There is a distance between being lost and finding yourself; it may be measured in miles or in minutes, in yards or in years. Sometimes you find yourself long, long before you know you are … Continue reading Lost and Found in the Desert.