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Grammar

I feel as though I should have balloons and streamers everywhere because today is my day; not a birthday BUT International Grammar Day. I love grammar, spelling and punctuation and I squirm and  ...

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NO RULES

 There was a great piece in the Good Weekend section of the SMH last weekend on Neil Gaiman, who is in Australia promoting his latest book, ‘Norse Mythology’. The statistics are amazing; he has  ...

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Bushfire

‘Catastrophic conditions’ was the weather warning. It felt like a hell on earth; 47 degrees, blasting violent wind and red tinged clouds of black smoke looming over our farm shedding  ...

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Memorials

Yesterday I saw that a number of friends had posted a link to an article in ‘The New York Times’ by Angela Elson, titled ‘The Japanese Art of grieving a Miscarriage.’ It  ...

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