Sustainable Living vs Lockdown Life

Last week I wrote about how closely my usual lifestyle resembles my lockdown life. But I think it goes further than that. I believe there are many ways in which our lockdown lives mirror a more sustainable life. We’re flying less I’m not a traveller. I’ve only ever flown around six times in my life, andContinue reading “Sustainable Living vs Lockdown Life”

My Strangely Normal Lockdown Life

It’s pretty much fair to say that most people’s lives have dramatically changed during the lockdown. (And yes, I know Australian political leaders have pretty much avoided using that term, but that’s precisely what it is.) But for me, life is strangely “business as usual”. My life before the lockdown Before the lockdown, I workedContinue reading “My Strangely Normal Lockdown Life”

Being hit in the face with sporting equipment

If I could choose one phrase that would best describe my school days, it would be: The years I was repeatedly hit in the face with sporting equipment.  Mostly tennis balls. Mostly didn’t hurt, except the ones that actually lodged in my eye-socket; they kind of hurt. Like having a Chinese-burn on your eye-ball. There was,Continue reading “Being hit in the face with sporting equipment”