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What gets you out of bed in the morning?

What gets you out of bed every morning? We all have our thing. For me it’s the sunrise. Some days it seems to race some days it ponders.  And I have to be walking, on the go. In my previous

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Sunday 26 Aug – A Rainy Start at Coolum Beach

After so many perfect winter days, it’s a real treat to have a rainy start. No over achieving today. I get out for an early walk 0530, in case there’s  a sunrise regardless, camera backpack weighing about 10 kilos. Good

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Waking Up Coolum Beach – Sat 4 Aug 2018

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Winter On the Sunshine Coast Winter on the Sunshine Coast means a calm ocean, with crisp, clear sunrises. This week, I walk at 0530, the beach is lit by the half moon. One or two other regular walkers appear as

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Waking Up Coolum Beach – Wed 11 July 2018

Rainy on sunrise, for the second day in a row. No lives were lost. I actually love the rain, the air is fresh, you can smell the earth in the rain, the roads, walkways reflect the sky, even if the

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Waking up Coolum Beach – Sat 30 Jun 2018

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This week has been a moody journey, cloudy starts most of it, except for Friday. Which turns my thoughts to my own moods, my own reactions to that around me. We take great care to empty the inbox of emails

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Waking Up Coolum Wed 20 June 2018

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What do you do when your creativity needs to be on tap? Creativity on demand. As a creative, stress is the number 1 killer. Add deadlines into the bargain and how does any creative function in the business world? Add

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Waking Up Coolum Beach – Friday 8 June 2018

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– Having No Expectations – There seemed little hope of any sunrise getting through the busy cloud on the horizon aat Coolum Beach this morning. Perhaps  the forecast of ‘Chance of shower’ kept a few regular morning walkers away, the

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Waking Up Coolum Beach – Wed 6 June 2018

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The Lure of Sunrise Early on it was obvious there’d be no sunrise today at Coolum Beach, a tall steel-grey cloud guarded the east, shaped like a long dog chasing the wash. The fascination with sunrises must stem back from

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Waking Up Coolum – Wed 30 May 2018

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Another splendid morning on the Sunshine Coast. I’m late getting out this morning 05: 40, tardy for me, delayed by fitting in an early work social media post. Just five more minutes …. The horizon is gold and purple, with

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Waking Up Coolum Beach – Mon 28 May 2018

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Hello Monday, means rain bucketing at 05:00, continuing at 05:20. Maybe I’ll miss my walk this morning. Beach life often enough means rainy mornings though we don’t like to advertise too much, the truth is Mother Nature rules. I busy

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