Eight Weeks of sobriety

As the title suggests, yes, I have been turning my back on anything alcoholic, including people, for eight weeks now. And I’m starting to see a difference. My bank account has stabilised, my future extends beyond the black-hole the weekend used to represent, and planning my time has become about more than what to do…

Go UTS!

I maybe haven’t mentioned that I’m a student at UTS – the University of Technology, Sydney. It’s a great place to be, largely because going back to school allows you to learn and expand your horizons in ways you wouldn’t expect. But also because you get to meet people you wouldn’t otherwise run into. One…

Art rules!

I was lucky enough to score a ticket to the theatre last night (thanks to Bernie Burke!), and settled in to watch Fury at the Sydney Theatre Company. It’s a very STC play, with professional actors speaking rather (too!) eloquently to a fairly good script, acting out some well directed and not-so-well directed scenes, sometimes…

Akropolis is published on Amazon!

Very proud of my mother, who just published a novel! It’s free to read for the next couple of days, and I’m about to dive in – she hasn’t let me read it until now! – so do the same and read her work. From what she’s written about the story, it sounds amazing; a…