Melbourne, Opinion, Writing


Today is Thursday in Melbourne, the day before Good Friday. People tend to go a bit cray-cray on this day, especially in the supermarket. Have you noticed? It is often the busiest shopping day in the year, with people stocking up for camping trips or visits interstate or to beach-side properties. I always find it… Continue reading Relax

Fiction, Health and wellbeing, Melbourne, Writing

At the day spa (short fiction)

Maya needed this. Her shoulders were tight, her jaw clicky. She'd phoned last week, immediately after their fight, just as James was skulking out the door. Lately, it was all turning to shit. Work sucked. Her new boss was micro-managing her. After fifteen years, Maya didn't need a millennial peering over her shoulder. And last… Continue reading At the day spa (short fiction)