An open letter to the Prime Minister of Australia


I’ve been trying to find the words to describe just how wrong the decision that the Turnbull government made this Friday when it caved to the bullies of the religious right wing zealots. Turns out I didn’t have to find the words because someone has already said what needs to be said and has much…

Funny – But Not Really


Once again I have to say thank you to IFLScience for this little gem.  It is a very funny and yet sad poke at our modern world, it’s people and our uses of the amazing technological advances that have occurred in the past few decades.

Lisa the thief


Originally posted on A Faded Romantic's Notebook:
It depresses me that I have to do this on my birthday. I despise plagiarists – those who steal the words of others and use them to add value to themselves. A true writer will always credit his or her sources – and certainly not pretend that…