Category Archives: Assorted Rants

A Toast To Introverts

I did that rather nice thing in the local library yesterday, where I strolled along the bookshelves and picked out books that I liked the look of.  I suppose this is the ultimate case of choosing a book by its … Continue reading

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I Hate ‘Positive People’

Time and time again I come across people who describe themselves as a ‘positive person’. Personally, I think this phrase is the root of all evil in our society, and I’ll explain why in today’s rant… If someone is heavily … Continue reading

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The Average Joe is a MORON

Wow, things are heating up with the climate change debate here in Australia, and I’m not just talking about the weather. Yesterday in the lunch room one of my colleagues (who is a really nice lady) said she’d seen a … Continue reading

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Blood On Our Hands

It was some time before I could bring myself to watch it. I glanced at it on the online news, then in someone’s blog, but I didn’t click on the video link until I got the petition from GetUp. I … Continue reading

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Do Not Speak Unless…

So, as I posted yesterday, I spent the weekend at Cradle Mountain with an old friend of mine. For the sake of anonymity, let’s call her Joanna. I’ve known Joanna for about 15 years, she is one of a group … Continue reading

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I Don’t ‘Do’ Organized

I know, I know. As someone who lays claim to the job title of Executive Assistant in my nine to five, this comes as a surprise (and if you’re my boss, probably a bitter disappointment). But hear me out: being … Continue reading

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