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Challenging poverty the Brazilian way

An amazing revolution has been taking place in Brazil over the last decade – one that could save the world. This revolution was done against the advice of experts from leading institutions such as the World Bank and leading academics. 1,518 more words


Australian Women Writers Challenge – completed!

It’s not even halfway through the year, but I thought I should check recently how I’m doing with the Australian Women Writers Challenge (my one and only challenge this year). 261 more words


Victories for Veterans

With Memorial Day on Monday here in the USA I’ve been thinking about what it is and the people that are a central part of it: the men and women of the military and their families.  465 more words


People in summer

Warm Spring weather is here and Summer is well and truly on its way. Everywhere you look, you can see people sitting outdoors eating their sandwiches, listening to buskers or taking a stroll. 38 more words


Simple Shit

I’m in the midst of a rough patch. You know when you’re doing what you need to be doing, but things just aren’t quite coming together? 236 more words




Sometimes I believe you Sometimes I don’t

Packing to leave but you know I won’t

Times you run ahead Times you fall behind

Today my friend – Tomorrow fucking with my mind… 107 more words



Ever since I’ve changed my perspective on life, I’ve been feeling so much more empowered to face my giants.

Instead of complaining, I’ve been counting my blessings. 137 more words