INTERROBANG

Musings on life, the universe and an elephant named Flobo

It has always astounded me with just how much stock people place in horoscopes. I have known people who refuse to date others based on star signs. Some also wait to read the weekly horoscope in the paper before making any decision more important than “what shall I have for dinner tonight?” Some important things …

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  Well Weddings sure can bring out some interesting sides in people. People who I barely know have become good friends and have shared so many useful tips and tricks without trying to step on my toes and those that I thought would be by my side to assist me or at least share in …

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The grass isn’t always greener on the other side. People can become so obsessed thinking that others have it better, have things easier however that isn’t always the case. Living in a world dominated by social media and rather devoid of privacy, we can feel that we know every little thing happening in each others …

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This weekend really highlighted a part of my personality that I try in vain to control. No matter how much I try to fight against it, I am, for better want of a word, a Troglodyte. I think I could quite happily hole up in a cave somewhere – assuming of course that it was …

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From what I understand, it is currently Thanksgiving in the United States. Although we do not celebrate Thanksgiving in Australia, hearing mention of this has gotten me to thinking. What is it exactly that I am thankful for in my life? I thought I would share my rough draft list with you. I am thankful …

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It has been a big day for Australia with the announcement that the same-sex marriage (SSM) votes have been counted and the majority has voted YES. Given the emphasis on marriage and weddings, I thought I should share some of my experiences. Some of you may know, that my fiance and I have been engaged …

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It is hard not to spend time looking back at things and obsessing on the past. However, as George Santayana famously said, Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. So how should we look back just enough to learn from our mistakes, whilst moving forward. Personally, I do not want to be one …

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Death and taxes are not the only sureties in life. Another thing that can be counted on is, everybody lies. Now don’t go getting on your high horse saying that you are an honest person. Most people could be considered incredibly honest, I like to think I am an honest person, although that doesn’t take …

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