Bay Bitch: After the deluge

November 4, 2016

I realised recently that the most enjoyable aspect of doing the Bay Walk is looking forward to the impending aftermath of it. Most of my head space during the walk is filled with conjuring up […]

Bay bitch: Ablution absolute

October 21, 2016

Recently at The Art Gallery of NSW I was transfixed with one of the art works displayed as a part of the Wynne prize exhibition called ‘The Solid Mandala’, by Imants Tillers. The lower half […]

Bay bitch: same same, but different

October 21, 2016

I have been wondering how people cope with the mundanity of life that most of us can’t escape. Our exercise regimes often exacerbate the tedium of our everyday existences. Of course, this is a First […]

Bay Bitch sweats it out

October 7, 2016

Spring has sprung around the Bay. Fish are jumping out of the water more frequently to let the sun warm their slimy bodies, magpies are swooping to harvest human hair to make their babies’ nests […]

Bay Bitch: Unlocked

September 23, 2016

I can remember a time when there were no passwords, user names or PINs. There was work, leisure and shopping but they never involved entering a password. The first number I ever had to remember […]

Bay Bitch: streaming on

September 2, 2016

The morning of the City2Surf I wandered down to the Bay Run only to find a depleted group of sportsters moseying around. There wasn’t much lycra that morning, only lots of stretched T-shirts and drooped […]

Bay bitch: Not fooled

August 19, 2016

These days fun seems to be everywhere. In fact, I can’t seem to get away from it. The Inner West is a particularly fun place. We have the Bay Fun Run, the Balmain Fun Run, […]

Bay Bitch: Hooked In

July 22, 2016

Opposite Nield Park I spied three fisherman casting their lines right over the path of the sportsters. It looked like they were trying to use them as bait! I was touched they were engaged in […]

Bay bitch travels from afar

June 10, 2016

An Upper North Shore friend (well, as much as someone from the Upper North Shore can be a friend) told me one afternoon over a glass of champers that his private-school educated daughter sometimes joins […]

Bay Bitch: Better to have loved and lost

May 26, 2016

Sometimes when routines change we are given no warning and only after a few weeks pass we realise that something we had been doing repeatedly for a long time we are doing no longer. I […]

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