Thoughts and comments from a curious mind.

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2014. What a year!

Gosh, this year seems to have flown past. There were parts of this year where I thought I’d never get through it all but, as I sit here scoffing Christmas cupcakes at my desk, I can honestly admit that its been a pretty good year. It started with a...

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Ready! Fire! Aim!

Yesterday, I attended a Zombie Apocalypse training session at the Gold Coast Pistol Club. Our merry band of potential Apocalypse survivors wound our way down to the coast (50 minutes early, Zombies appreciate punctuality!) and tried our luck with several different types of magic boom-sticks.  While I felt like...

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Heat Wheats

Every time winter comes around, there’s always a single moment when I grab my heat-wheat out from storage and I’m suddenly struck by a memory so vivid, I have to sit down.  I sit there, clutching at my wheat-filled bag of material, with a sad little porcupine embroidered on...

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Thoughts

“I can wear bitch-heels or Converse chucks. I’m comfortable on a surf board, or in a board room. I always laugh at myself, and I often cry in a movie. I am never helpless, not even when I have wet nail polish. I am not a “One in a...

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Bucket List #63 – High Tea

I have some pretty amazing friends. They’re so amazing that when they spy my crazy little Bucket List they instantly take it upon themselves to assist me in my quest.   In this instance, assistance was in the form of seeking out what may well be the coolest place...

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Dear Self

Dear Past Jacqui, It has come to my attention that you seem to enjoy watching very sad movies while you’re home alone, late at nights.  Ordinarily, this would be perfectly acceptable, as a single solitary tear escaping while watching the latest tear-jerking, heart-wrenching storyline will neither harm nor influence...