My dear Melbourne, we are grieving

My dear Melbourne, we are grieving

My dear Melbourne, we are grieving Lockdown Wave 2 in Melbourne has been very different. This time around, no one is posting photos of home-baked bread or #grateful pics of their morning walks. We are truly on our own whilst our Sydney and Brissy friends bask at the...
Dear Furry Friends of ISO

Dear Furry Friends of ISO

Dear Furry Friends of ISO  A constant for me in this 2020 Melbourne lockdown lifestyle has been my daily walks with my husband and my chocolate roan cocker spaniel called Rolo. Although I hold deep affection for my husband, I have been reflecting more and more about...
Dear 700 Departed Souls

Dear 700 Departed Souls

Dear 700 Departed Souls We passed a grim milestone today in Melbourne, Victoria  – more than 700 deaths due to the Coronavirus pandemic. I can’t stop thinking about the enormity of that number and those poor, 700 souls who have died in my home State. I cannot even...
A Meaningful IPPA World Congress

A Meaningful IPPA World Congress

A Meaningful IPPA World Congress I think it fair to say that one of this World Congress on Positive Psychology’s most engaging (and popular) speakers was the fabulous Michael Steger from the Centre for Meaning and Purpose at the University of Colorado. He is a...