Month: June 2015

Tribute to eating pie… I was pretty hungry when I arrived at the local pie shop for breakfast. Cars, trucks, buses buzzed past, and motorbikes, passers by -the cha ching of the cash register affirmed that this mornings takings were on par. I thought about how things cha ching when they get registered. Life I…

  Being ‘out of place’ I decided to re-visit a place I have known before, not like I know it now anyway. It was the first time I visited Burleigh in this way. I have lived on the Gold Coast on and off for the last twenty odd years. I guess you might call it…

Identity and the Crisis of Belonging…  “The meaning of “identity” we currently use is not well captured by dictionary definitions, which reflect older sense of the word. Our present idea of “identity” is a fairly recent construct, and rather a complicated one at that. Even though everyone knows how to use the word properly in…