Today’s post is about creating a reading list for yourself - even if it's just five books for the entire year, you need to make a reading list for you. For some people, they may prefer audible as an option, if reading is difficult, but the point is to try and make time for yourself. Also: Graphic … Continue reading Cause Here We Are Again: Create A Reading List Vol #3
I haven’t actually had anyone complain about needing more followers since my first (now-deleted) blog, The Melodramatic Confessions of Carla Louise. That may be because if you’re obtuse enough to whine to me about something like likes or follows – especially if it’s coming from a point of extreme vanity, and has no focus whatsoever … Continue reading So, You Want To Be A Writer: Tips, Tricks & Ideas Vol #8
Trauma. It’s an ominous word, isn’t it? By itself, it has the ability to fill you with dread as you wonder: What type of trauma? Because that’s what you’re all thinking of. If you’ve suffered a trauma, your memory’s probably flitting to that moment already. If you’re a police officer or a paramedic, you’ve more … Continue reading Broken Shards of a Shattered Dream: I Write Sins Not Tragedies Vol #1
— Trigger and Content Warning — Like with the “Friendship Breakup” series, over the next few weeks, I’ll be answering commonly asked questions surrounding, specifically, Dr Ford and the entire fiasco that we just watched. As this topic is of a sensitive nature, and many of you may have questions or stories you’d like to … Continue reading #WhyIDidn’tReport: Yes, Colour Matters In Sexual Assault Cases
To any Torres Strait Islander or Aboriginal people reading this post, please be warned that this post will be discussing the murder of an Aboriginal woman from 2011. Out of respect for Lynette Daley, her family, and Aboriginal culture, I have left Lynette's name out of the title. Please be warned that Lynette's picture will … Continue reading #StopBlamingWomenMakeMenTheIssue: Torres Strait Islanders & Aboriginal People – Names of a Deceased Person
-- Trigger and Content Warning -- Like with the "Friendship Breakup" series, over the next few weeks, I'll be answering commonly asked questions surrounding, specifically, Dr Ford and the entire fiasco that we just watched. As this topic is of a sensitive nature, and many of you may have questions or stories you'd like to … Continue reading #Why I Didn’t Report: Shouldn’t Dr Ford Be Able To Remember Everything?
Okay, so soon I will be launching a more "themed" version of this blog. On Mondays, we'll have drunk reviews/sober reviews and recaps, on Tuesdays will be "advice" (usually the frequently asked questions), Hump Day Special will be misc, Raising Awareness Thursdays will be an important topic, and Fridays will be a special "showcase" … Continue reading Coming Soon …