Tag Archives: Community

My Films

I’ve upgraded my wordpress to put some of my films up here but for some reason it’s being temperamental. Love technological glitches. So, as a little taster, here’s my youtube with one of my favourite films. ‘The One That Got … Continue reading

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Unsupported

I can hear the breath speeding in my ears as I approach his house. Shallow, quick breath. And the sound of a distant car. A bird. A dog. And the car is closer, turning into the road. Behind me. I walk … Continue reading

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Our School

Well here we are again, looking at the schools and their achievements on the My Schools website. I’m sad but not at all surprised to see that our school isn’t looking crash hot. In fact they are substantially below average … Continue reading

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Youthie Up Date

In February 2009 a young man called Caleb Jarrett was stabbed to death in my town. There’s a court case going in Coffs Harbour around his death so I won’t go into too many details about it, but it was … Continue reading

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Dancing

There was a fantastic band at my local pub on Friday night, A French Butler Called Smith. Our local pub is not one of those sweet old federation style country pubs, unfortunately.  It’s a 70’s built pub – bare brick … Continue reading

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Malawi

I was born in Malawi, a small country in the South East of Africa. Malawi is famous for being the country that Madonna adopted a child from, and then founded a charity for. It is also the tenth poorest country … Continue reading

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Politics

Everyone around here’s feeling sorry for Rudd. Many people are saying they won’t vote for Labor because of this change. Ok so he was very sad, I get that. It happened very fast and it was possibly a factional swifty. … Continue reading

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XMediaLab

I had an incredibly stimulating day last week at the XMediaLab Pro Day conference in Sydney.  Ok, it’s true, I feel like I’ve joined Avon because I keep telling people about it, and tweeting about it, and adding notes from … Continue reading

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Uneven Immigration

I’m an immigrant. I was born in Malawi, Central Africa.  My older sister was the first 3rd generation white person born in Malawi. I was the second. We left Malawi when I was a small baby and spent a year traveling … Continue reading

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Matt Trudgian

I thought I loved him, I guess it was more of a teen crush, but when he died it took my breath away for months. He once mentioned in passing that he liked camisoles, thought they were classy. I made … Continue reading

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