A sadistic, cruel streak in human nature comes to the fore when hurt and takes out its own hurt on loved ones. The Joker is a fictional story of a man who played the cruelest joke of all
Eremophila, the flower that makes the desert beautiful. Adaptable to any circumstance.
The crocuses in my garden are boat people. They came out with the early settlers. Instead of ushering in the spring as in the northern hemisphere they usher in the Australian autumn
An intelligent woman who ran a veteniary practice with her husband is left alone. Her cat defects and she despairs and takes her life, feeling unwanted and alone
This story is told using mostly dialogue. The main character is a professional female shoplifter showing how she evades the shop detectives . Side bars point out shoplifting is am offence.