Although she enjoys living and working in different parts of the world, she still calls Australia home. Of course, there were also those who believed she was too shy for her own good and that she needed to step away from her work and get out more and make new friends. A boat fully outfitted with GPS and radar and whose skipper had filled out a travel plan sheet in his tiny office, right there in front of her eyes, and handed it to the office manager, who'd pinned it to a board behind her desk.Timidity was not an absolute measurement but a relative one. Second youngest of the four West siblings, Poppy had never measured up to any of her nearest and dearest when it came to confidence and the conquering of fear. Didn't mean she wasn't perfectly functionaljust that she preferred book-reading to skydiving and murmured agreement to heated argument. As if her admittedly small circle of friends wasn't enough. A careful man who took precautionsnothing less would do.As if new friends just happened by on a daily basis. Cryptology mathematician and co-project manager, Tomas brimmed with confidence enough for both of them and he understood the language Poppy spoke best. Tomas had also offered her the use of his private island on which to do some code breaking, with very few questions asked and only one small favour required in return. So the journey had started out well, but the clouds moved in fast and so did the wind, and it was against them, making the trip longer, rougher and altogether more unpleasant as the minutes crashed on. The lanky, blue-eyed sports-fishing operator proclaimed it an excellent day for a boat ride, and he should know, seeing as he'd worked the Marlin-fishing arm of the family's charter-boat business for the past twenty years.Which had been good of him, she told herself over and over as she stepped aboard the Marlin III fishing cruiser and politely asked the skipper for a life jacket. So here she was, back in Australia, her country of birth, with only a boat ride across the open waters of the Pacific separating Poppy from her destination. The only issue to concern Captain Mal was their destination.' Seb knows you're coming, right?So make that first step and register with us for free today by filling in the boxes above - it really is that simple!
She is married with two children, avoids cooking and cleaning, and despite the best efforts of her family, is no sports fan!There are no charges unless you want to upgrade your membership.Coupons and promo codes for reduced membership prices can be sent to your email.Kelly is however, a keen gardener and has a fondness for roses.Kelly was born in Australia and has travelled extensively. Shiny big boat, manned by the best skipper the bustling Cairns marina had to offer.