“You should have done this!” Jimmy said as he lifted up his singlet and exposed his pale chest to the bar, only Jed would appreciate the sight. Jimmy was back in town after working away for a couple of days, and was teasing me because last time he'd seen me was on Friday night when … Continue reading The Outback Barmaid Diaries #3 You didn’t come here to f*ck spiders!
January was definitely the hardest month of travel, beginning with failing to find regional work, not helped by the creepy guy incident in Sydney and then a rather turbulent first couple of weeks getting to grips with working in Winton. February was a rollercoaster ride in itself, coming to the outback was never part of … Continue reading The Wanderings Month 4
Winton has a council swimming pool which opens in the afternoon, even though I'll have spent eight hours on my feet I'll still go for a swim. One afternoon I went and swam a few lengths in the pool that is only part covered by a canopy, after about fifteen minutes I decided to move … Continue reading The Outback Barmaid Diaries #2 Holy Dooley!