15 minutes to wash the dishes, half a load of dirty washing, spartan bench tops. My first day off in so many weeks was filled with errands and duties, so it was not really a day off at all, until I got into my hand washing, drive to uni and red wine. Can you believe [...]
If there is one thing I have learnt in this life, it is that it is a good idea to have a selection of albums for any emotion. My go to for when I am livid with anger is The Dresden Dolls - particularly the album 'Yes, Virginia'. It is so satisfying.
I finished the first season of the Handmaid's Tale last night. It was an intense mixture of horror and uplifting inspiration. Such a great, creative story. And I loved the ending. I loved the audacity. I loved leaving that family completely barren. Dystopian fiction can be very interesting.
I have to keep moving today or the premenstrual sadness will consume me. I am back in Surry Hills today. It is bringing up a lot of memories from when I was off my head. It has changed quite a bit, I have to say. It is gentrified. You need a hostess to seat you [...]
There is something fun about going for a cruise through my city, on an unusual kind of adventure. I have to get my ignition switch replaced, as there is a recall for this part on my car. They took their time finding the fault! Apparently it is at risk of starting a fire. Inside the [...]
Back to where it all began. :-) It was so exciting to come to Melbourne that first long weekend in 2015. I sat in exactly the same bar on a vibrant Friday afternoon and couldn’t believe that I got through the experience without smoking a cigarette! Amazing :-) Today, I am celebrating my freedom. Even [...]
I am pretty sure that what matters to me at least is art and culture. And people who enjoy art and culture. There is something so satisfying about getting completely out of my own head for an evening or afternoon. Tonight was not one of these nights. It was a younger crowd, that my friend [...]
I am so aggravated. I feel sick, because the vegetarian meal that I ordered was doused in burnt butter. I thought I was being good, until I ate about three thousand calories, and all that dairy. I feel sick. From now on, I avoid meat and I avoid dairy. It is disgusting.