Australia, you can be brighter than this

Australia, you can be brighter than this

Some of my more recent writing and art installations have taken a very negative view of Australia. A place in my personal opinion that I love perhaps too much. A nation of striking contrasts from lush productive land one minute to dry and dusty wastelands the next. It...
Why I regret warning Australia about Covid-19 in advance

Why I regret warning Australia about Covid-19 in advance

Imagine if you are in charge of the current covid-19 (coronavirus) planning in your country but you could have been aware of the coming crisis in mid-2019 or even in 2018. What would advanced warning of the virus change for nations now ravaged by the virus? This...
Less is more when it comes to faith

Less is more when it comes to faith

Writing and creative work have always called to me, somewhere deep in my soul. Sometimes though, you look at your past and current works and start to re-evaluate your goals and original intentions when setting out on a creative journey. This happened to me recently...
Confronting bipolar through art and professional advice

Confronting bipolar through art and professional advice

For so many years I have lacked any definitive diagnosis in regards to my mental health. That is despite doing my best over more than a decade to keep an eye on myself. It has taken an extensive art project, partially based around my own experiences with my mental...
Opening up about my mental health

Opening up about my mental health

If you read some of my writing and viewed some of my art in my recent The Seven Seals series you would be forgiven in thinking I am not a believer in mental health treatment and care. You would also be forgiven if you thought I disliked mental health workers. That...