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Western Australian Rules

Reading about the death of Laverton School Principal, Trish Antulov,  in The West today took me back several decades and reminded me of my own experience in that role.  I thought about the many years she must have labored long and tirelessly to deal … Continue reading

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Roses, roses all the way for Barnaby today!

  Why?   ‘Cos it’s St Valentine’s Day? Will the Nationals unite and say ‘You are our leader still today!’ Question Time – so many speeches! Turnbull said he saw no breaches, Surely not – ‘he wore no ‘breeches!’ Now that’s pommie speak … Continue reading

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Fido! The Faithful One?

I’ve just had an epiphany Passing strange for an agnostic Whose only daily litany Sought help with the Times acrostic. I know now that there is a God Who hears me and who answers prayers. He came here in the … Continue reading

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Euthanasia – Is it ever ‘voluntary’?

Euthanasia – can it ever be truly ‘voluntary’? I have been asking myself as I have read, listened and watched increasing numbers of commentators respond to the legislative initiative to legalise euthanasia

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Man Up

I watched the ABC program this evening on Aussie masculinity.  I was interested to see how boys and men in Oz experience life and growing up today compared with three quarters of a century ago in working class wartime England. … Continue reading

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Adam Delivers the Goodes For Sophie And Many Other Fans!

What a great picture and story behind it to come out of the Adam Goodes controversy! Reading about Adam Goodes and his dance demonstration against the booing of some footie fans, I was very touched by the story of his … Continue reading

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Can The Camera Lie?

Who said the camera cannot lie?                                                                                                     It’s surely not so long ago?                                                                                                                      But now worldwide we hear the sigh                                                                                                  … Continue reading

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