Thoughts and comments from a curious mind.

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Coming to terms with my brain.

I’m now 34.  I’m over a third of a century old.  If I live to 70, then I am almost at the half-way point in my life.  Theoretically, I should have achieved approximately 50% of what I will ultimately achieve in my lifetime.   So perhaps that’s why I...

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The beginning of this year has been interesting.  I had my very first general anaesthetic, and had my sinuses smashed and reformed.  While this sounds like a load of fun (it doesn’t) in reality it was utterly thrilling (it wasn’t) and very painless (it really wasn’t!).      

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2013 – Crikey

Well, well, well! How about that, eh? It’s the end of 2013 already. It feels like I just warmed the new year with the family down in Melbourne while sitting around a bonfire playing random international instruments in an enthusiastically drunken manner. It was freezing cold, so we were...

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Out of my comfort zone.

Lately, I’ve discovered that I have a bit of a problem allowing myself to be vulnerable.  I’ve always had to be the self-rescuing princess, so I’ve always got a Plan B to fall back on.  I’ve always been so be-damned independent that letting somebody help me takes conscious thought...

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5 years, eh?

This month will mark my 5th anniversary of being a member of the 501st Legion.  It all started when I saw an ad for a documentary called “Heart of an Empire”.  My first thoughts were, “Phhht, Dressups! What a geeky thing to do!”  Then, well, then you see, I...