Motherhood Is Not Unemployment

Why We Need To Change Outdated Perceptions of Motherhood and Feminine Nurturing – Now The words raise my ire straight away as I start making a claim for the new child care subsidy: ‘Activity test’. Implying my current occupation is in-active. That...

Blame It On the Love

On Valentines Day just gone, I told a true life story to a bunch of beautiful strangers at TenX9 Adelaide.   This Is A Love Story I’m not sure I believe in love at first sight. I do believe in a love so natural that when you find it, you wonder where it’s been. It’s...

Body Image: I'm Weighing In

Standing in the unforgiving light on rickety hospital scales, I was weighed before surgery. The nurse filled in the numbers, measured my height, calculated my BMI and read them all out to me with routine efficiency. Inside, I shuddered at hearing the numbers with...

Body Image: I’m Weighing In

Standing in the unforgiving light on rickety hospital scales, I was weighed before surgery. The nurse filled in the numbers, measured my height, calculated my BMI and read them all out to me with routine efficiency. Inside, I shuddered at hearing the numbers with...

How To Love (Your Own) Writer's Voice

It’s Hard to Love Your Own Writer’s Voice Writers are a self-conscious lot, really. Even us copywriters, the loud ones drinking too much coffee in the corner. So it’s no surprise that the ‘non-writer’, especially a business person...