Finding magic in the everyday

I’d like to preface this blog post by saying that whatever religion you practice is fine by me. Honestly, whatever floats your spiritual boat is your decision alone and I have no problem with it. If you read this post and then feel I need to be burned at the stake,...

Seven books I’ve loved…

I don’t know about you, but I spent a lot of time reading during social isolation. Reading has always been one of my great loves – I remember my parents reading to me; when I was old enough, I read to my Dad every night before bed. My husband is also an avid reader...

My obsession with US politics – yes, even now

Anyone who knows me, knows I’m a political junkie. Election day? That’s me instagramming a photo of a democracy sausage, before tuning in to the ABC coverage for the next 24 hours. Leadership spill? Pass the red wine while I tweet about it using Taylor Swift lyrics –...

Life over the border

I wrote this opinion piece for the Dubbo Photo News on August 13, 2020 It’s not unusual in this day and age to have family all over the place. I’ve got cousins living everywhere from Dubbo, to New Zealand, to the UAE. I spent more than a year living in London while I...

I’m fed up, why aren’t you?

I was 12 when I realised the way I moved through the world was going to be different to that of all the boys I knew. I was 12 the first time a man yelled out at me “show us ya tits!” I was 12 when I was grabbed and groped by a grown man while I was swimming at the...