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Namesake

I was named after my late grandmother: Dina. Man was she an epic sort… but then again, everyone in my family is. Left to right: Epic sort, Epic sort. Epic sort. Epic sort But I’ve never really given much serious thought to the whole “who am I really?” nonsence… you Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago
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Blown Away

You’re sitting in your home and the wind starts to pick up.  It gets stronger. Stronger. Stronger still.  Before you know what’s happening, the whole house begins to tremble and your roof gets whisked away. You cluster together as a family and run to the neighbours, but their house isn’t Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago
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Losing Yourself in the World

Lake Tagimaucea, Fiji Where would you be sitting right now if you’d said “yes”. What would you be doing?  Who would you be? Wilson’s prom, Australia I had everything to lose. [Or at least I thought I did]. I lived in a perfect home with amazing housemates {and even owned Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago
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Plenty

Welcome to the land of plenty! A land ripe with plenty of coconuts. I’m still perfecting my coconut shaving techniques.             Where everyone has plenty of kids.   All of whom can climb coconut trees in seconds and effortlessly use a machete before they can Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago
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Cage Eggs

So you’re a good egg right??  Or at least your mother told you that once upon a time… [mine did] I’ve never been a huge fan of chooks – they smell, they eat their own young and, if injured, they peck each other to death…  After working on an organic Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago