Re-blogging my own blog: Lost the plot!

This is the first time I’ve re-blogged one of my own blogs, but one of my new readers who I happened to meet in person asked me to think about re-blogging some of the posts I felt new readers might enjoy. After blogging almost daily for over three years, even using the Search box, it…

The power of words, creativity and emotional baggage

After a few days recently of humour and displaced and subtle racism, chauvinism, and every other ism against women and non white Australians, I was ready for home. Most country people are not racist or sexist these days, but for many, their actual words belie their 21st century promises. I also listened to people ask…