Miranda Spary

Excitement comes to new stadium

Excitement comes to new stadium

Arrowtown book buyer Miranda Spary continues her regular column about her recommendations for a good read and life as she sees it . . .

Really no place like home

It's been a huge week of change: a tearful farewell to our lovely gulet Miranda on Turkey's south coast, then two days in ridiculously fascinating Istanbul, a day of sloth and yum cha in Singapore, a quick coffee with friends in Christchurch; so I was as fidgety as a 3-year-old boy with a full bladder as we finally landed at Queenstown Airport.

It's been a breeze but home calls

It's been a breeze but home calls

Arrowtown book buyer Miranda Spary continues her regular column about her recommendations for a good read and life as she sees it . . .

Sight and sound blend nicely

Sight and sound blend nicely

Arrowtown book buyer Miranda Spary continues her regular column about her recommendations for a good read and life as she sees it ...

Dreaming of sunshine, tomatoes

Dreaming of sunshine, tomatoes

Arrowtown book buyer Miranda Spary continues her regular column about her recommendations for a good read, and life as she sees it ...

A cheeky red causes problems

A cheeky red causes problems

London's burning and the world is in major financial meltdown.

It's such a happy, weird place

It's such a happy, weird place

Arrowtown book buyer Miranda Spary continues her regular column about her recommendations for a good read and life as she sees it . . .

Learning to survive in deep end

Learning to survive in deep end

It is a miracle the Queenstown Times has made it to 500 issues, as the powers that be there certainly didn't choose this journalist on skills, experience or qualifications.

Cold pools offer welcome respite

Arrowtown book buyer Miranda Spary continues her regular column about her recommendations for a good read, and life as she sees it ...

Wintry Wakatipu magical

Wintry Wakatipu magical

Arrowtown book buyer Miranda Spary continues her regular column about her recommendations for a good read and life as she sees it ...