Death of a Computer


Hi folks, I’ve been somewhat absent as you can see.  Sadly it wasn’t because my life took a new and interesting turn …… sigh …….  It was a case of computer meets coke with the fairly predictable outcome of computer meltdown.  As all unanticipated emergencies it came at a most inopportune time when lack of…

Not Missing Simply Buried


I don’t suppose my dog ate my blog post will do as an excuse will it???  Hmmm thought not truth is I’ve been rushing like a mad thing to catch up on the work that stacked up while I was sick. Student have this rather nasty habit of wanting their results for assessment back in a…

Brave Heart Award


I was so touched when Alicia from LiveLoveLaugh nominated me for this award and even more so when she explained why she chose Unload and Unwind for the nomination.  Writing for me is such a joy whether it be political, humerous [or both as goddess knows politics often opens the way for much humour], self…

Zombie Apocalypse or Flu?


Well it’s a fun packed weekend all round here in the land of Oz.  Apart from the fact that our PM has seen fit to ‘loose the dogs of war’ without actually explaining what the threat to Australia is to anyone there have been other, and to my mind, more important issues that came to…