Leaving the safe path

Leaving the safe path

I quit my job. This post is my attempt to explain why. Maybe you’ll understand, maybe you won’t. Too often, we tell ourselves or are told by others to take the safe path. But the safe path rarely takes us where we want to go.

All the right words – just not necessarily in the right order

All the right words – just not necessarily in the right order

It is often said that the key to great comic delivery is timing. I would go further and say its the key to great writing too. But before I get into that, let’s examine the power of timing in the best way possible — Morecambe and Wise.

R U OK? I’m not!

R U OK? I’m not!

I apologise in advance for the length of this post, as there is a lot I want to say. What I don’t apologise for is my frustration and disappointment. I’m not OK and we need to talk about why. Last Thursday, Reachout Australia launched the R U OK campaign, designed to raise awareness of mental health issues – particularly depression and the risk of suicide.