Author Archives: Di Hill

About Di Hill

My business card says "Writer, Traveller, Camera Addict, Bamboo Fan, Workshop Presenter." This website will focus on my writing - and the workshops I present. Workshops on Blogging, Marketing for Writers, and Life Story Writing.

A Little More Bamboo

My love of bamboo continues. Today I bought a new dress – one created from wonderful bamboo.

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My Fair Lady

The Movie My Fair Lady I do remember the movie My Fair Lady – it goes back to 1964 when this film first made it to the screen.  Was there much discussion about it in those days about the words … Continue reading

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Invisible Women – Stories of Bias

Invisible Women – The Book I don’t know how I found it – just good luck when I saw information on the book Invisible Women. I think I was just wandering around in Google.  Being a bit of a feminist, … Continue reading

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To Gympie

To Gympie I am a member of the Older Women’s Network Qld and travelled to Gympie for an AGM and other festivities last week.  Gympie is roughly two hours north of Brisbane, and I had to collect one of the … Continue reading

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The Best of All

A Visit to Springbrook What a day!  It really was The Best of All. We have lived in Queensland for around 47 years and I had never visited the Hinze Dam or Springbrook, despite it being only a short distance … Continue reading

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Living in a Box

Is it Your Wish to be Living in a Box? Some 20 years ago, a friend of mine moved into “public housing”.  I thought it was like “living in a box”.  She was slightly disabled, 55 years of age, and … Continue reading

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Who is to Blame for the Pollution?

The use of plastics has been a more recent event – we older folk did not have so many pollutants in our world when we were young.
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A Tenant’s Nightmare

I have to find a new home again. Housing in Australia is unaffordable if one is looking in the rental market to find their “home sweet home”, and one doesn’t have a lot of funds in the bank.
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On the Discrimination of Women

The Story of Discrimination The reality is that women are discriminated against in so many areas.  It is a divisive issue to discuss.  Many women do not comprehend the way the world has been created by men for men.  It … Continue reading

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The Travelling Lettuce

To save my lettuce I took my planter box with lettuces over 100 kms to save them, as they would have died with my care.
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