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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…

Personal Musings

Time for change

On the calendar, summer in Australia has officially ended. However, it appears someone neglected to inform the weather Gods. Here in Victoria we are heading for the hottest March for over sixty years, with yet another 30+ degree day expected today. Not that I am complaining. I love the hot weather. Being outdoors, swimming with…

Personal Musings | writing

Some days

Some days are good. Some are bad. And some just aren’t worth mentioning. Today is one of those days. A day where from the moment you wake, in my case after sleeping through the alarm, you know that things are just going to go downhill. It seems Miss 4 got out of the wrong side…

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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…

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Life Insights: Dear Internet, do I need you?

It seems ironic that I am writing a blog to answer the question at hand, but that is the way of the world. Or is it? Have we become so overpowered by the internet that we truly believe we cannot live without it? Are we all simply succumbing to the ‘if you can’t beat them…