Category Archives: Misc.

Dear Muslims & One Nation Supporters: Racism is NOT Our Biggest Issue

Pauline Hanson supporters: Who are they? Where did they come from? What on earth is going on in their heads?

One Nation’s recently acquired four seats in the Senate, and this remains a political enigma that progressive Australia simply cannot wrap its mind around.

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Hack the Power Back

Written for & originally published in Dreamland Magazine, Edition 2.

“You have nowhere to hide. We are everywhere… For the good of your followers, for the good of mankind, for our own enjoyment, we will proceed to expel you from the internet,” Anonymous announced to the Church of Scientology, via YouTube, in 2008. Read more

Why Don’t You Just Leave? First Contact Recap

Stray dogs and shirtless kids wander under street light as the team enters Elcho Island. Their car pelted with rocks, Bo-dene announces it’s “the scariest place I’ve been in my life”.

The weary travellers are welcomed into Timmy Gudumurrkuwuy’s furniture-free household of seventeen. Well-meaning police officer Trent asks, “Is this, like, your kitchen, dining and lounge all in one?”

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10 Simple Errors Every Rookie Writer Makes

So you think you can write, ey?

You may have some natural ability, but unrefined talent will only get you so far.

Like most skills, writing well requires practice, and it only takes a few slips in tense, a single sentence fragment, or a meandering introduction to make a reader file your content in the “meh”  tray forever.

Avoid looking like a n00b or giving your editor/teacher/professor/clients a frustration-induced brain aneurysm by following this simple list of tips for rookie writers.

 

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