If you believe….

If you believe….

I have a young nephew who embraces small obsessions at various points of his life with all the fervour of the newly converted and soon to die.  And his mind works in peculiar ways – he’s a big thinker, spends a lot of time on the details but on...

An open letter to Scott Morrison

Dear Mr MorrisonI’d like to congratulate you on the absolutely cracking code of conduct that you have introduced for asylum seekers this month.  But I don’t think you’ve gone far enough.  I think that code of conduct should be introduced...
Open your heart dear ordinary ones

Open your heart dear ordinary ones

On Universal Children’s Day I attended a fascinating forum on the changing face of fostering in Australia.  It is a subject that interests me generally, I know people in the past who have fostered and I know people now who are considering doing it.  I...