If you’ve come here looking for my:
And if you’re wondering what on earth I’m doing back in Kyabram, read on.
A spur-of-the-moment house purchase led me back here after almost 40 years in Melbourne. Yes, I’m as surprised about this as you might be.
It’s as flat as I remember these parts to be. But it has its charms. The changing colours and shapes of the orchards as the seasons pass. The wide open sky. The abundant bird life. And the quiet.
And yes, the dominant political flavour is still an unpalatable conservatism with an unhealthy dose of xenophobia. But those views are not universal.
Yes, it’s slow. But I’m enjoying life at that speed.
I’ve been here a little over 4 years now. I love the little house I bought. And I’m starting to make a few connections in the town. I think I might stay a while.