Monthly Archives:

September 2009

  • Life lessons

    Pearls of Wisdom

    I love platitudes. Except when I am really down or anxious or angry. Then I can’t stand them. While growing up I used to have a number of these stuck on…

  • Soapbox Issues

    Practice what you preach

    This news in the papers astounded me. Organisations that are run by churches in Victoria are going to be allowed to discriminate against individuals based on their sexuality (homosexuals), marital status and parental…

  • Life

    View from the Balcony

    I don’t know if this made news elsewhere but Sydney was hit by a dust storm today. It wasn’t as drastic as the news channels made it out to be (seriously…they…

  • Life

    Yearning to Learn

    Lately I find myself browsing through university websites checking out courses. Whether it’s another Masters or a Doctors (not the same as PhD) in Psychology or just further education courses, I find…

  • Soapbox Issues

    Stuck in the Middle

    Divorce. A common thing when you hear almost 50% of marriages end up that way. Also, of these, 49% seem to involve children. (These are 2007 stats by the ABS) The…

  • Gratitude

    D-I-Y

    So I changed the lightbulbs in my unit on my own after struggling to do so for 4 weeks and after asking a friend (who also struggled with it). Mind you,…