Melbourne, Opinion, Writing

Anzac Day 2020

Today is Anzac Day in Australia. Due to restrictions caused by the coronavirus, we are unable to experience any of the normal commemorations: dawn service, the march where young and old come together, medals, two-up, RSL lunch, to name a just a few. It's a big day here. One that gives us pause to remember… Continue reading Anzac Day 2020

Opinion, Writing

Anzac Day

Today is Anzac Day. A day where we remember the sacrifice made for us by soldiers in WWI. I become overwhelmed with emotion on this day. I can't think of those young men without tears welling in my eyes, my heart filling with pride, grief and gratitude. I imagine the men, clambering off the boats… Continue reading Anzac Day