What’s happening in our neck of the woods and in other necks not so woody

 

1 June VIRUS 2020

‘Deaths in our backyard’: 432 Indigenous Australians have died in custody since 1991.

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29 May VIRUS 2020

John Dewey expressed the hope that children would be educated to enhance their individual qualities in ways that enrich the community.

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May 27 VIRUS 2020

Doomscolling for obsessively reading the news . . .

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May 22 VIRUS 2020

May 22, The International Day for Biological Diversity

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20 May VIRUS 2020

I was attacked during the January Nambucca Council meeting by a conservative, pro-logging councilor for being emotional.

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19 May VIRUS 2020

When Pepys, the great diarist, fears that his life is in danger during the plague (and later the Great Fire of 1666), ‘he defends himself with sexual activity’.

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17 May VIRUS 2020

‘Warraaday’ is just over a year old, Gumbaynggirr for Wood Duck, the totem of late Uncle Tom Kelly a gentle man.

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16 May VIRUS 2020

Now I only hear / Its melancholy, long withdrawing roar . . . Dover Beach

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15 May VIRUS 2020

He asks us to leave, says the forest is closed, a fantail is singing. Bumagin tells him to leave. This is Gumbaynggirr land.

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14 May VIRUS 2020

Names have individual sounds, colours and textures.

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