I’ve just been reading a few of the harrowing and heart breaking real-life mental health crises the activist and advocate Mike King has been sharing on social and traditional media. It highlights that we are a nation faced with a genuine epidemic, and I have so much respect for all those who share their stories. … More Reflection and Protection
We are all connected here, intimately. We are a community, diverse yet similar on so many levels. We are the underdog that rises triumphant, time and again. We are temperate and volatile, and sit waiting the next shake-up, as we are perched precariously on the ring of fire. We are humble, we are brave, we are loud, we are quiet, we are busy, we are calm, we are beaches and bush and bathed in brilliant golden sunshine. … More Independence Day
It is 3:38 am. The baby woke me up and I can’t get back to sleep and I am just thinking about the bits that I like. What do I mean? Well, you know how there’s a bit in a bunch of songs that you like, and that’s your favourite bit? Or a bit in … More The Best Bits
It is well after midnight. Our one-year-old son is in bed between my husband and I as he is both teething and has the sniffles. He’s waking every 20-30 minutes. It will be a long night. We discuss the annoying necessity of being politic and diplomatic, which is not really a strong point for either … More The Sudden Death of David Goldberg
I’ve been moping around a little bit lately with that “why do so many people mistake my kindness for weakness and take me for a fool?” kind of storm cloud raging over my head. Total waste of time, because the moping kept me from seeing all the amazing people around me! My very outgoing personality, … More Office Arrangement Awesomeness Makes Today a MAGIC Monday!