Tag Archives: 2014

Chuggers: The Lowdown

A month or so ago, I was walking back to my apartment after a run. I had my headphones in, I was sweaty and my face was most likely as red as anything. I live on main road where, usually, there’s a charity collecting money for charity. So in my state of absolute lethargy, I […]

NAPLAN: The Olympics for Children

When I was little, I took the AIMS test (now NAPLAN). It didn’t have all the pomp and circumstance that it has now. In fact, I believe at one point, it was actually a surprise! Horrible I know, how dare our teachers spring a test on us that’s actually designed to test our aptitude without […]

State: Changing democracy as we know it?

Social media and I have have a rocky relationship. Some days, I’ll welcome it with open arms. Finally, a place to talk to people without having to actually be in the same room with them. Other days, human connections trump typed words and emoticons. I would rather eat my food without sharing it to faceless […]