Reading and Writing

Published at Every Day Fiction!

Hello my loves! As it turns out I’ve had quite an auspicious start to the New Year. I moved back to Sydney at the end of 2016 and to start the year off right I landed a new job and my first published piece in 2017 all in the same month! It’s a Science Fiction/Humour/Satire… Continue reading Published at Every Day Fiction!

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15 Things That Happen When You Take Public Transport

As seen on the front page of Buzzfeed! ๐Ÿ™‚ “I’m about to have a nervous breakdown…” – said anyone who’s ever taken public transport. 1. No matter how early you leave your house, you are always just on the verge of missing your train and forced to run to make it, leaving you sweaty and… Continue reading 15 Things That Happen When You Take Public Transport

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15 Daily Struggles When Youโ€™re Not A Morning Person

As seen on the front page of BuzzFeed!   When waking up is an epic inner struggle of Shakespearean proportions… Who even invented mornings?   1. You set an alarm for 6:30am in an attempt to exercise because your night time self is optimistic, but your morning self is not impressed. 2. You then proceed… Continue reading 15 Daily Struggles When Youโ€™re Not A Morning Person

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Fun Filled Tips For Beating Unproductivity At Work

All we lowly office workers know the peril when THAT part of the day strikes. You know the part Iโ€™m referring to, when all chance at productivity goes out the window and you are just left with mind numbing boredom or even worse, sanity crumbling hyperactivity. There are many different incarnations of this in an… Continue reading Fun Filled Tips For Beating Unproductivity At Work

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Escapism Leads To Fantasy Job Titles

Itโ€™s always been a skill of mine to be able to be somewhere physically but have my mind be absolutely anywhere else but there. Ok so maybe this isnโ€™t exactly a skill per seโ€ฆ Iโ€™d say itโ€™s more of a quirk. Actually Iโ€™m pretty sure itโ€™s why I am extremely proficient at procrastination. I have… Continue reading Escapism Leads To Fantasy Job Titles

Reading and Writing

Jolene by Ray Lamontagne

Originally posted on Music Thoughts:
So here’s the first post about an artist that while certainly gaining some fame and critical acclaim (unintentional rhyme), still isn’t as popular as a “Howie Day” type singer/songwriter, though is an exceedingly more talented songwriter. Ray is the kind of songwriter that can write a love song without seeming…