How much do we rely on technology these days? Phones, laptops, notebooks, computers, and all sorts of other magnificent whatchamacallits and thingymabobs which whistle, twang and ping, reside highly in our work and private lives. We keep in contact with people on them, do business on them, organise our days, weeks, months and years on … Continue reading AT A STANDSTILL
These last few days have been fantastic spending it with family and enjoying some much-anticipated fun with everyone. The dad jokes in the bonbons even got a few laughs! Boxing Day was spent with my partner’s mum and brother. It was an extra special occasion as it had been over 15 years since they last … Continue reading BEING REPOTTED
Christmas time has arrived. The anticipation of what lays under the wrapping paper beneath the Christmas tree grows as each day is a day closer to Christmas Day. The advertisements increase and the sales of 50% off are screaming from every outlet possible. Christmas carols play in the shopping centres and elevators everywhere. Carols by … Continue reading Christmas is…..
You can now secure your copy of "I Don't Hate Me Anymore" before it even hits the Australian shore. Simply click on the "Book Sales" tab and follow the instructions outlined for you to soon own a copy of my first ever published book. Your journey to healing, loving yourself healthily, and reducing abuse in … Continue reading PRE-SALES ORDERS ARE NOW OPEN!
As you know, I have written a book titled “I Don't Hate Me Anymore”, hence the name on my wordpress site. And if you have been paying attention, you will also know that it has been over a year where I have been talking about it, and saying it is being published and will be … Continue reading THE WAIT IS NEARLY OVER!
FIVE MINUTE FICTION This is the story of an almost true event which happened to a friend of a friend of a friend of mine’s cousin. It was not your typical white Christmas. Mostly because it was in Australia, a country so far under everywhere else, it almost hides amongst the ice of the south … Continue reading THE TREE
Have you ever thought about how you express yourself? Do you consider yourself to be creative? I was thinking about this the other day. My youngest son, Liam (he's given me permission to use his name), has always been an avid drawer and has many times over the years impressed people who both do and … Continue reading EXPRESS YOURSELF
Words. They do so many things - A vivid and exciting story can be told; The description of an event or a person’s appearance can be given in detail; Feedback can be offered for something a person read, saw, or experienced; Emotions can be expressed; A message to a loved one can be conveyed in … Continue reading NEGATIVE NELLY
Family Feuds. We all have them. And they aren’t fun. Arguments and disagreements are never enjoyable. Unless of course you are a narcissist, then it may be a different story. However, the average Jo Blow is not entertained by such destruction. Every time there is a fight, whether physical or verbally, there is always someone … Continue reading RIGHT’S RIGHT, RIGHT?
FIVE MINUTE FICTION Alice rolled over in bed and looked at the clock. 12:15am. Her phone was sitting on charge next to it and was still in the red. Only ten minutes had passed since she last checked the time. She was incredibly tired but sleep seemed to be avoiding her. Alice’s eyes stung and … Continue reading THE INTRUDER