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April 2012

  • Out and About

    Theatre time: Lord of the Flies

    I went to watch Lord of the Flies at the New Theatre yesterday with the Sister and my friend C. Having read the book last year and then watching the movie,…

  • Book Reviews

    Book Review: Lasting Damage

    …by Sophie Hannah. I am going to be killed because of a family called the Gilpatricks. That’s how the book starts on the 24th of July 2010. We are then taken…

  • Life

    Airport Arrivals…

    …the man with a bunch of flowers. Quite obviously waiting for a loved one to arrive. …the parents with balloons of ‘Welcome Home’. Waiting for their child. And when she does…

  • Soapbox Issues

    Mental Health Excuse

    Has anyone else here in Australia had enough of Matthew Newton? I am not here to glorify his stupid behaviour but I do want to make a point. Let’s remember, this…

  • Life

    The Plan with the family

    Next week, this time, my sister will be here with me. She arrives a few days before my parents due to some visa stuff that complicated things for her. She arrives…

  • Soapbox Issues

    Cruelty to pets

    …is something I just don’t get. Similar to child abuse and neglect, I cannot fathom how some human beings can be cruel or neglect their pets. What prompted this post was…

  • Life

    Online Dating

    When you work in a female-dominated industry like I do, meeting a potential partner at work can be hard. So I’m thinking of trying my hand at online dating on two…

  • Kitty Kapers

    Never-ending

    Remember all the stress I was talking about? Well, it just increased two-fold. One of the things I can’t talk about on the blog currently but maybe in a week or…