Lebanon Uprising 2019 (Day 10)

Lebanon Uprising 2019 (Day 10)

The people have spoken. For ten days, through rain, hail, and shine they have lifted their flags with longing. They have chanted. They have ranted. They have danced and cried. They have run for cover and have then returned. They have made their voices heard. They have...
Work From Wherever (Lisa Messenger) Review

Work From Wherever (Lisa Messenger) Review

How I came by the book When I heard that Lisa Messenger’s latest book was about to come about a couple of months ago (via Instagram, of course), I was stoked! I waited eagerly because I’d read several of her other books and had loved them (Risk and Resilience probably...
What You Need to Know About Medevac (First Piece)

What You Need to Know About Medevac (First Piece)

You may have heard in the news (or maybe not) that the coalition wants to repeal the ‘Medevac bill’. It was reported that last month (25thJuly), the ‘motion to repeal the bill passed the House of Representatives’. The Home Affairs Minister claims that the bill will...
The Lebs (Michael Mohammed Ahmad) Review

The Lebs (Michael Mohammed Ahmad) Review

*This post contains affiliate links* How I came by the book I bought the critically acclaimed book by Michael Mohammed Ahmad from Better Read than Dead, my favourite bookshop in Sydney. It was in their staff picks. I did not regret the purchase. Readability The novel...
The Penelopiad (Margaret Atwood) review

The Penelopiad (Margaret Atwood) review

*This post contains affiliate links* How I came by the book I’m a late reader of Margaret Atwood’s The Penelopiad, picking it up some 14 years after it was written. It wasn’t exactly my choice of a first read of her work. My sister bought the book and left it hanging...