I was going to turn around and take the pup to the cave where my mate was waiting, when I saw the other  pup come out of the water onto the beach with a confused and perplexed face. The two pups were relieved to see each other and did this weird arm wrap around each other’s body and water leaked out of their eyes. The new pup looked different, it had blond hair instead of black like the other one and was more afraid and timid. 

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I was out in the bush, a cold sunny windy day. I was near a river, just sitting down. I would usually be asleep but for some reason, I couldn’t fall asleep. So I walked down to the river hoping there might be a fish I could catch when I saw a strange long brown thing sitting on top of the water. It was a peculiar thing, it was long and brown like a hollow log and had 4 straight long brown sticks that went in and out of the water.

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Paintings and Collage by Rod Holdaway

Kerrie Lowe Gallery – Newtown Sydney
1-24 August 2020
Cyclist in Paris-Newtown 2020
45.5 cm x 35.5 cm
Oil and archival collage on cotton duck
Encounter on King Street 2020
42 x 29.7 cm
Oil on primed archival paper with collage

Woman and car in newtown 2020
51 x 51 cm
Oil and Archival collage on Linen

Is it true an apple a day keeps the doctor away?

Is it true? Should I start to eat an apple a day? If I do what will happen? Let’s see what it says on Google:

  1. You will get very badly sick
  2. You will turn into an apple
  3. You will be unable to eat any food, other than apples.

Well, Google is definitely wrong so let’s start to eat an apple a day.

So, I started to eat a fresh juicy apple every day,

it started off marvelous, but

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