Daily Prompt: Trio No. 3

Today you can write about anything, in whatever genre or form, but your post must mention a dark night, your fridge, and tears (of joy or sadness; your call). Feel free to switch one ingredient if you have to. Tonight was one of the few occasions when the MOTH (Man of The House) and I were prepared for the children…

Digital Journaling

A month has passed since the start of the Easy Journaling 30-day challenge. It was a little strange not to have a journal prompt waiting in the inbox this morning. Any challenge has stretching times that are relieved by the slackening as we ease into a new way of experiencing something that has become a…

Happy 5th Blogoversary QP

The gift for a fifth anniversary is silverware according to current celebration etiquette.  So what do you do when a blog reaches five years?  Good question – perhaps as the blogger responsible for QP’s content I get a silver gift.  Yes, it’s a no brainer … silver bling.  Note to self:  bling shopping next four…

Share Your World – 2014 Week 43

Share Your World is driven by the enthusiasm and creativity of Cee.  Each week a set of questions is posted and it is our task to answer them.  Sharing each week we get a glimpse behind the screen of those bloggers’ lives we only know as snappy short story/post writers.  The exciting thing about Cee’s prompts is…

Red Sky at Night

When warm Spring days end with the last rays of sunlight scattering off the atmosphere to paint a sunset as it did tonight, it makes it my favourite time of the day.  It reminded me of the folk lore:  red skies at morning a sailor’s warning, red skies at night a sailor’s delight.   My…

Celebrating Multiculturalism and Social Justice

A multicultural society enjoys and celebrates a diversity of cultures, religions, traditions, beliefs, and attitudes.  When cultures blend and experiences are shared the host country for immigrants/refugees/asylum seekers is forever changed and enriched.  Our communities become more tolerant, perspectives broadened and tolerance increased. The ethnic, racial and religious diversity of contemporary Australia means that there…