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October 2009

  • Feminism Fodder

    Violence against Women…

    It’s been four days since my last post…unusual because I had been posting quite regularly. It’s just been a busy week with me doing something every night…three days were non-work related (fitness…

  • Flash Fiction

    55 Fiction: Heartbroken

    She had left. Gone. Without a word. Without a second glance. After all these days. How would he cope? How would he continue? He felt empty. How had he not realised…

  • Soapbox Issues

    Hugs…are bad…

    Earlier this week, the news about a school in South Australia banning hugging between students of different sexes made headlines here. Yes, hugging. Between boys and girls aged 11 and 12. Because…

  • Life

    What a Week!

    I cried at work today. Why you ask. Well, I had a parent verbally attack me and had to sit through a confrontation trying to be assertive because I knew I…

  • Life

    Flatmate found!

    Yes, I did it. I found me a flatmate. And she seems really nice! She was the fourth person to contact me. Two people were no shows…one of whom did not even bother…

  • Life

    Monday Blues

    So it’s the first day back and the pressure has already begun. Had an anxiety-provoking situation towards the end of the day which unfortunately I cannot discuss on here. Let’s just…

  • Movies

    Mao’s Last Dancer

    I watched Mao’s Last Dancer at the movies last night. I haven’t read the book. I didn’t even know what the movie was about (It’s just that there was nothing else…

  • Humour

    Guilty Pleasures

    Challenge 21 at BlogThis asks us to list our guilty pleasures. Tell us about your guilty pleasure, why you love it so much, where, when, how and what! I think I’m…