Opinion, Writing

Let’s celebrate this wide, grand land

Here's a post I wrote two years ago, about our nation and Australia Day. I still think changing the date to celebrate this great country is no solution. The past can never be changed. But we can strive harder to embrace all people, regardless of ethnicity, skin colour and religious views. Choose kindness, in other… Continue reading Let’s celebrate this wide, grand land

Opinion

Let’s celebrate this wide, grand land

The date is approaching fast. Tension is in the air. Politics is taking over. Opinions are aired over social media, most often in a way that is divisive and rude. Polls are cast, most often the results are skewed or ill-represented. It is supposed to be a day to celebrate who we are, our uniqueness.… Continue reading Let’s celebrate this wide, grand land

Health and wellbeing, Melbourne, Opinion

The Beach

I don't like summer. I fail to see why others love it so much. The sun bites; the heat is oppressive. I don't like to sweat. I am not a fan of the beach, the sand, having to take eleventy billion snacks and drinks. Because children. I loathe sunscreen. Again, because children. I don't do… Continue reading The Beach