“Enthusiasm is the all in all…”
William Blake (1757–1827)

I’m Paul, a writer from Melbourne, Australia. On this site, I write exclusively about wine: not wine reviews or tasting notes but thoughts on life, where wine is the inspiration or the means to other insights. A love of wine has given me a deeper, richer life. The more I learn, the more I love. And because I write – because that’s my way – I hope to set down in words even a fraction of that love. A drink in thought from me to you.

A happy solitude

On the pleasures of a chosen solitude, the comforts of an open fire, the joys of wine and the bonds of love.

A room of one’s own

When a long-neglected grape was given some room of its own and the respect it deserves, the results were outstanding. As in wine, so in life...