Rainbow Shirt Guy

Rainbow Shirt Guy

On Father’s Day this year, I took my daughters to a rally in Sydney in support of the Priya, Nades and their daughter who have been taken into detention by the Australian government and are currently incarcerated on Christmas Island. Their crime? They came to...
Ten. Whole. Years.

Ten. Whole. Years.

When my husband and I got married 10 years ago, we were under no illusion that marriage would be easy.  While we fancied the pants off each other from the beginning, there was no part of our relationship that was seamless, because each step of it had to be...
Bits, Butts and Brains

Bits, Butts and Brains

Exploding bits – UNEXPLAINED!!!Exploding butt – UNEXPLAINED!!!Exploding brain – UNEXPLAINED!!!It’s official. We have a hat trick! Things we DO know though on the last day of July 2019:An unidentifiable number of strangers have seen me naked this...
Self love and precious scars

Self love and precious scars

I’ve been a people pleaser all my life.  It sounds like a lovely thing to be, but the inherent desire to please others is nothing at all to do with being a good person. It’s closely aligned with low self esteem, a desire to be what others want you to...
Fair go or ego?

Fair go or ego?

Somebody asked me on Sunday how I felt because ‘I lost’ when the coalition won on Saturday night.Let me be clear about something.I didn’t lose anything.I’m a white, middle class, female in a heterosexual relationship. I have two daughters, both...