What a different perspective brings

You know when you are looking to buy a new car and you start to see the car you like everywhere? It’s parked next to you in the supermarket, across the road at the traffic lights and passes you as you drive down the highway. Life’s like that in general. When your mind changes focus … Read more

The new mid-life crisis

When I think mid-life crisis my mind conjures up visions of sleazy middle-aged men driving around in red sports cars or Harley Davidson’s.  Not really sure why… something about cliche’s. But what about women? There has been a shift. A real shift. More and more women are suffering from depression, anxiety and plain hopelessness. It … Read more

Choosing to no longer fight myself

Once upon a time there was an intelligent, sensitive, driven young woman who desired to succeed. She bought into the feminist theory that woman can have it all, just as much as the next man. Then one day, everything came crashing down. She needed a break. She indeed had it all; family, career, life. But it … Read more

Do you say no to the drama of life?

Deep breath, I’m getting personal here. But I’m sure I’m not alone. So here goes. How many people feel like they attract drama in their life? Go on, really think about it. I’m not necessarily talking about huge events of misfortune, disruption or calamity. By all means they count, but even little day to day … Read more

Why I’m entering a blog competition with no hope of winning

Yesterday the Australian Writers’ Centre announced open their Best Australian Blogs 2013 Competition. And I sucked up a huge bit of courage and entered this blog under the words/writing category. It may seem a little pointless entering a competition in which you have no hope in winning. It is not that I have such a … Read more