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Lizzie angelou
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I am the author of Lived to Tell, a non-fiction book. I am resident writer at Siren Empire, and blog over at Hummingbird Redemption.
I am the author of Lived to Tell, a non-fiction book. I am resident writer at Siren Empire, and blog over at Hummingbird Redemption.

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  This is a great picture, taken many years ago at The Grounds at Alexandria. Rich in symbols, such as the door handles and the bucket waiting to be filled. The mirror is beautiful; it is whole. Not a scratch nor crack. I thought it was perfect, until I…

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It’s tulip time in my part of the world! Aren’t they glorious?   The Australian bush.    

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It’s that magical time of year again! This is what I wrote last year. The other day, my daughter read a whole lesson plan out by herself! It has taken eighteen months of frustration and tears to build her confidence, but she now believes that she can do…

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This seems like just another food picture, but there is more to it. It is an act of self-care, something I have felt unable to do for the past six months. This Papa Al Pomodoro heralded that I was coming back to life after a time of treading water.…

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I was watching a show the other evening, as there was a segment I was interested in. It was uplifting and joyful. Afterward, the show revealed what was coming next. I recoiled as though I had been punched in the stomach.  I knew I’d have to  watch it…

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Two of my favorite people had devastating news this week. They live on opposite sides of Sydney, and a week ago were connected only by their association with me. Now, they have a health diagnosis in common. One is in Intensive Care, and the other is going…

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I was asked along to a talk at the North Sydney Community Centre this past week, to hear Wendy Whiteley and the esteemed journalist, Janet Hawley, talk about the paradise behind the lush tome, Wendy Whiteley and the Secret Garden. Janet has written a…

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I love writing for Siren Empire, a website that is visually magnificent and inspiring, offering different viewpoints.  A story about a Living Rainbow!  Reactive Depression. When people are snowed under. Reconnecting with your Tribe. Banishing Shame.    

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I have been suffering the worst anxiety of my adult life; well, since I had IVF at least. The kind that makes you wake in the middle of the night, sweating and shaking. The ferocity of which makes you heave and feel as if you can’t catch your breath. I am…
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