Hey loves, just read this pearl of an article, and thought I’d share it for your perusal.
Copy by Melanie Bateson I think it’s fair to say that the school year that was 2020 was not what anybody had planned. Or expected. The very IDEA that our modern society could be locked down due to the rapid spread of a virus that had the potential to prove fatal was laughable. People not… Continue reading Time Capsule Piece – St Thomas More, Belgrave
Look, I’m not going to patronise you by crapping on about what a privilege it was to hang out at Southern Autistic School for two days. You’re there every day. The last thing anyone needs is some bird with pretty much neurotypical kids (aside from a couple of dyslexics, here and there), patronising you. I have… Continue reading ASD World – Extended Edit
With great curiosity and if I’m honest, a wee bit of trepidation, I got as close to living in ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder) World as my life allows this week. Two days as a fly on the wall at Southern Autistic School (SAS) in Bentleigh East. The facility runs the gamut from Early Education Program… Continue reading ASD World
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*TRIGGER WARNING - ARTICLE DISCUSSES SUICIDAL THOUGHTS AND MENTAL HEALTH I was deeply emotionally effected by the news of Danny Frawley's death, recently. I don't go for St Kilda or Richmond, I didn't even KNOW he had a media career, I have no knowledge of him personally. Yet, when The Groom called me to say… Continue reading When The Black Covers The Grey
Let me be clear. I don't like sport. I do not get the level of seriousness that goes down when it comes to running about the joint chasing, hitting, catching, marking, head butting or any other action, pertaining to a ball. Round, oblong, whatever. Don't get it. The money spent on shows dedicated to sport… Continue reading Footy – A Grudging Love Letter
Finally, the oft discussed PoopnBum Publishing has a home. Nic, this one's for you! As a frustrated writer type who's written bugger all, save some extremely overdone minutes at the local pre-school, I thought it was time to stop dreaming and start doing. That said, I have no idea what this is going to be,… Continue reading Welcome to the World