Note to self: don’t ever attempt an international move mid pandemic again.

Twice was more than enough. Yup, we moved internationally twice in the last year during covid. Correct, we are crazy. The first move was back to Australia in the hope things would be easier there. When covid hit the UK in March we didn’t qualify to travel back together, as my then fiancé isn’t an [...]


What’s life without a little risk? Or in my case a whole truck load of it. Risk seems to have become a theme in 2019 for me. Honestly, it’s been a long time coming. I’ve owed myself a lot of chances, I’ve missed a lot of opportunities and had to live with regrets. But not [...]

2019, a foreword

It’s that time of year again. A beginning, but for many people a chance to reflect on the year that was. For me, 2018 was not an easy year. But rather than dwell on the hurt, I choose to move into the new year grateful for the lessons and the happiness that came toward the [...]

The Illuminae Files by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

The Illuminae Files by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Unless you’ve spent the last 3 years traveling at light-speed through space on the run from the megacorporation that destroyed your home, you’ve probably heard of The Illuminae Files. With the recent release of the third and final instalment of this thrilling series, it’s hard to avoid the hype crawling every bookish vent of cyberspace. [...]