Planes Falling from the Sky

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I post over at ReadWave every once in a while. It’s nice to feel like you are part of a tribe. This piece is called Planes Falling from the Sky. It’s a departure <— get it? from my usual humorous self.

…because sometimes I throw my scarf over my shoulder and get real.

http://www.readwave.com/planes-falling-from-the-sky_s58257

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Travelling Vicariously

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Whenever someone tells me they’re going on holidays, I start mentally packing my bags for our trip.

While they enthusiastically run through their itinerary, I imagine what I will be wearing during their hike, tour or show.

A couple of weeks ago I was catching up with a friend. He was telling me about his upcoming trip to the UK and all I could think about was Mr Darcy diving into the pond at Pemberley. I know he mentioned something about travelling to Germany but frankly at the time I was too busy having a cucumber sandwich with the Queen. Continue reading →

Orthopaedic Observations

I currently have the pleasure of working on the Orthopaedic ward at a Hospital located in Queensland.

The Orthopaedic ward is the Bones Ward which is not to be confused with Orthodontics which is all about Teeth, completely different. I know, sounds the same, but trust me you don’t want to go in for a fractured ankle and come out with a root canal so it might be wise to learn this kind of stuff. Continue reading →

The Romantic, The Dreamer and The Realist.

She said: Thank you for ….Tindering me. Is that a thing?

He said: Well I guess it is now….

You know that one friend who is always trying to fix your life?  I have in my life time collected several smothering friends and of course there is my mother. They love me so much I am afraid they might kill me. Continue reading →