As 2019 comes to an end, I've been doing some reflection. How has the year treated me? Well, it began with me enrolling to study into two courses, with the intention of only doing one of them. In a turn of events involving confusion and a poorly-behaving computer system, I ended up in both courses. … Continue reading HAPPY NEW YEAR!
I wrote the following poem (at the end of this blog) a couple of months ago when I was writing my high school program. There is nothing greater you can give yourself than the gift of you own love. “I Don’t Hate Me Anymore” was written from my own experiences and traumas which started in … Continue reading WHAT IS YOUR SELF WORTH?
My heart is broken today. A petition by Mission Australia which has caught my eye and reignited the burning at my core again. Homelessness – the underestimated reality for many families of which is growing every day. Why? Why, in a country like Australia, where we are meant to be the lucky country, with all … Continue reading THE LUCKY COUNTRY
I have come to the conclusion that school safety zones (aka school zones) are evil. If you’re not from Australia, you probably have no idea what I am talking about. School zones are an area around schools which are sectioned to be a lower speed limit to help protect our children before and after school. … Continue reading What are SCHOOL ZONES for?
Have you heard lately, all the stuff about how children in Australia are taught and how they are assessed? I have, too. And it is interesting because just last week, I put up on my FB Author Page, a video discussing something along the very same lines – teaching and assessing children. From this video, … Continue reading I GIVE A GONSKI!!!