A short drive to India. Kathmandu to Delhi and Jaipur and back, November 1997 In November 1997, we spent just over two weeks in India. As the World Health Organisation (WHO) Representative in Nepal, I was to attend the annual meeting of the WHO Country Representatives of the South East Asian Region in the WHO … Continue reading On the Road in India: 1997
Sydney University 1965 MEDICAL GRADUATES BIOGRAPHIES Bill Pigott’s Five Decades with his MB BS: Medicine has given me a marvellous 50 years. Back in January 1965, who’d have thought it would lead me to remote and troubled corners of the world, meeting Kings and Prime Ministers, persuading Ministers of Health to do the right thing, … Continue reading From 2015: 50 Years with MB BS.
Bill Pigott April 2018 ... ... a personal perspective from a Landcare Elder Landcare is a relationship, a process and a community. Landcare as a relationship:• A relationship/partnership which enables and fosters the process of working together, to exercise a duty of care for the space we occupy in the land on which we live, … Continue reading Reflections on Landcare:
sunrise on seven mile beach earth turns.sea horizon slipsout of its own shadow,into sunrise. one sphere spins;the other gives day its energyand light for its shadows later another horizonslips back into its own shadow, resting for the morrow. camping on a beach long before,from sunset to sunriseto sunset and beyond;day became an ever setting sunrise … Continue reading sunrise on seven mile beach
An ‘In Memoriam’ I love it that a kookaburra sits in a red cedar tree in our garden. The tree was planted by my sister Elizabeth, in memory of our mother, who died just 10 years ago, almost to the day (6th January 2009). Kookaburras were special friends of our father. If he was to … Continue reading Kookaburra Sits in a Red Cedar
Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton