Monthly Archive: March, 2013

Yes, Minister: a word on politics

This week’s WordPress writing challenge asks us to discuss the ‘state of the State’. Everything I have to say on government has already been said on Yes Minister, and it’s been said much… Continue reading

Future tense

We spend so much of our lives thinking back, or looking ahead, and even though a photo captures only one moment in time, with a bit of thought it can freeze the process… Continue reading

Enabling road kill: today’s 180

I don’t usually write in the Daily Prompt or various writing challenges as I prefer to write on topics I’ve mulled over a while first. But today’s got my attention: it asked bloggers… Continue reading

Friday Flowchart

Ever wondered why you got so drunk, ate a kebab and posted strange videos to Facebook? Understand the inner workings of your (okay, at least my) brain’s decision making processes with the Friday… Continue reading

Portmanteau and my poor tanned toes: profile of a Yippy

One standard sweaty summer afternoon in Fremantle, Western Australia,  I found myself rubbing bodies in a crowd of even sweatier dreadlocked folk as I tried to squeeze in a glimpse of rock local… Continue reading