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Learning to See

This week, I poach a bit on accessibility’s turf: I have colour vision deficiency (CVD). For me, like most but not all such folk, it means red and green are not easily distinguishable. 581 more words

Mondays With Matt


Breathe to save time

With wings folded back together

Stop to make time

Feel the heart beat

Stand in the sand

In time to the earth spinning… 6 more words


Nurses, Midwives, Medical Practitioners, Suicide and Stigma

Trigger Alert – this blog contains info re suicide which may be unsettling for some people.

Alarming Data

A retrospective study into suicide in Australia from 2001 to 2012 uncovered these alarming four findings: 591 more words


When My Heart Sings.

If I am lucky, it happens once a week; not always, but more often than not. Oh, what is it, you say? Well, I meet someone who says something like “well, I listen sometimes.” Or perhaps they say, “I do a little.” 1,468 more words


Rear View Mirror

“I can’t keep up! Out of step, with the world” – Minor Threat

Every time I think I am on that path to forgiveness for all of the atrocities around me, I get burned. 410 more words

Personal Insights

Change the Behavior

I suppose it makes sense that if I’m going to write every week that I will circle back from time to time to some familiar themes in my own journey.   555 more words