Month: <span>May 2019</span>

An Exploration of Being Nice and Kind

May 25, 2024 No Comments

Writing Prompt from Megan Devine on 28 May 2019 Artwork by Sarah Treanor ( We don’t tear into people when they say insensitive things. We don’t point out how unhelpful or mean something is, even when it’s flat-out rude. Why? Because we’re being “nice.” If you point out that “everything happens for a reason” is […]

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Fête de Granny May

May 25, 2024 3 Comments

1st May 2019 In my family (as in, among the five-now-four siblings), I like to think of myself as the “reminder of important dates”. The Purveyor of Dates. For decades I have reminded one or other sibling that it is yet another sibling’s birthday coming up, or mum’s or dad’s, or even, a tad obnoxiously, […]

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