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Role Models

When I was growing up I knew I wanted to be a teacher just like my mum but I harboured a secret ambition, to be a presenter on Blue Peter. 1,091 more words


My World

My mind, my mind, my mind runs like Flo Jo getting first place.
The chase, the chase, the chase that makes that race unbeatable.
Lost in a place I once recognized, but now it’s just a place to fantasize. 87 more words

His Parents

A truck is heard outside, the window
talks of mourning glass
as it shades itself from Mr. Sun

and the carpet is still young and healthy… 100 more words

The tension of opposites

My old friend is bunking down with us for the weekend while she peddles her wares at the trade show.  Her lovely mum was in the Dom today, and we clapped at 10.15 NZ time before she left for the day, along with the spectators in Wellington, a planned standing ovation.   554 more words

Melbourne Life

Bringing Light to the Darkness

Picture your childhood. What comes to mind?

I remember days of playing “house” with my sister, running around outside with the neighbor kids, spending summers swimming, sleepovers with my best friends, and family road trips. 602 more words


A Person's Character (pt. II): 4 Steps for Improvement

You Cannot Put an Old Head on Young Shoulders!

Four ways you can improve your own character, as well as a child’s character are:

  1. Teach your child about the responsibilities and effects of the Internet…

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