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January 5, 2016

I kinda knew what to expect when I clicked the link '10 Celebrities you didn't know smoked', I mean, I knew it wasn't going to increase my IQ but being an ex-smoker I was genuinely intriugued by who these celebrity smokers were. 

 

Instead, what I noticed was something f...

September 20, 2014

I've been looking at properties in the Southern Highlands and I came across a house with two very telling bedrooms. No surprise I was saddened to see yet another example of how we (adults, media, advertising) have ingrained in children the belief that pink is for girls...

September 20, 2014

Much has been written about the lack of quality female characters in films and considering that women outnumber men as moviegoers it begs the question why aren’t the moviemakers and screenwriters writing more of them?

 

The other day whilst looking for an editing course...

July 19, 2014

 

 

After many edits and workings, I have finally completed the first stage of The Canned Woman and am thoroughly thrilled with the final image. I posted it on Twitter and had a positive and good retweet response, though not as many as I fantasized I might get. *sad face...

July 6, 2014

 

This "humans are wired" is sadly not an uncommon argument used by many people. I have heard it so many times by various types of characters. My friend who used this argument is a very nice man, though I can't say I know him 'very' well, I do know that he is a very cha...

June 25, 2014

After a holiday adventure to Paris, a walking tour in the midi-Pyrenees and a short stay in London that I thoroughly enjoyed, annoyingly, the most common question I got asked on my return was, "Did you meet anyone (with an implied wink, wink)?" or something of that der...

June 13, 2014

It was my last day in London and I hadn’t quite enjoyed my short stay there so I took myself to Somerset House to look at some Impressionist paintings, they never fail to cheer me up.

 

Whilst there I came across another exhibit - Museum of Water. It was at basement leve...

April 23, 2014

On a recent date with a very nice Frenchman who had a more than nice French accent we got onto the topic of women and what they wear. I have since realised that this topic, much like religion and politics, should be taboo.

 

He, this lovely Frenchman who I hoped might be...

April 19, 2014

 

Whilst the royals, Kate and William, visited Manly beach, Kate inspired many a headline about her choice of shoes. Kate wore wedges. And wedges at the beach, we were told, are a fashion fail! Wedges, apparently, are not beach attire. 

 

But did anyon...

April 15, 2014

Art! I I love experiencing it, I love thinking about it and I love producing it. It can speak to people in a much simplier way than words sometimes. 

 

My latest visual inspiration came out of the frustration I felt in the way women and girls were being po...

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