*written over the end of February and the beginning of March.I’ve read and listened to a lot of good things these past few months. Great essays, thought provoking books, this poem during a Conversations podcast – which literally made me stop walking and gasp. It’s been a great way to find a precious pause in …

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I swear it was January just a minute ago. What a strange and weird year this has been. I feel as though the whole year has been spent in anticipation of the next month, the next thing. It can’t possibly be over, and yet I really can’t wait for it to be done. There have …

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Well that was one big break! But in between an increasingly active toddler keeping me on my toes, a child coming to grips with the weirdness going on in the world, protests and the COVID-19 lockdown and the subsequent return to the world – and all the big emotions that brought up – this little …

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*Written throughout August, whenever I had a spare moment, the brain power and urge to write. Ah August. The month of cold, windy days – the winds of change that herald the coming of spring. The month that saw work days lengthen and evolve (oh hello new yoga classes), a toddler discover his love of …

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Here we are almost halfway through May, and I realised this little listicle has been sitting unpublished for a while. April was quite the month. Birthdays and funerals and quiet home days and weekends so busy they left us all exhausted and reeling. Work ramped up, I graduated as a yoga teacher and added a …

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March in Brisbane. It’s sweltering in the end of summer heat while looking longingly at comfy jeans and jumpers. It’s dog-earing comforting stews and soups while munching on salad. It’s revelling in the lull between Christmas and Easter, often while enjoying a hot cross bun (because they’ve been in the shops for months). It’s gearing …

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