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Hostages in Sydney Cafe

During the early hours of Tuesday morning, a hostage situation in Sydney erupted in gun fire as hostages ran to escape. Police stormed the Lindt Chocolat Cafe after a long night of communication with Man Haron Monis, the Iranian gunman. 46 more words

Sydney unrest

In light of recent events, I felt the need to write about this, about my suspicions. For those who do not know, on the 15th of December, A man that goes by the name Sheikh Haron (Sheikh is a title that indicates he is a leader of a muslim community/organisation) took 10 staff members and about 30 customers as hostages in the Lindt cafe in Sydney. 626 more words

Grief in Sydney

It truly is scary seeing an attack so close to home. I think the most overwhelming part is that it could have been anyone and all of this happened because of the actions of one man. 35 more words


Advent, Community and #IllRideWithYou

At risk of being accused of jumping on the bandwagon I couldn’t give up the opportunity to celebrate the beautiful example of community that was expressed in the… 301 more words

Good Stories

Future Imperfect

Erika and I binge-watched ‘Hostages’ on Netflix. I’ve never done fan fiction before. I ‘m a professional writer, but to say I’m a fanfic writer or even a fan is really a misnomer. 1,394 more words

Flash Fiction