Single Parents: So Many Struggles, So Little Time

Being a single parent has many challenges, including employment, especially looking for employment while dealing with the everyday struggles that come with looking after a child. But that comes with its own problems.   Childcare should be a right, not a privilege....
Education vs Employment

Education vs Employment

Education and employment are both very important parts of a person’s life; there has always been a social progression from learning and education to some form of employment. But behind the stories of how the government is changing the education and employment sectors...

Feeling Blue: Part 3

Armed with a cup of coffee, I was in the middle of making a very important decision. After the fiasco that was my disagreement with Tom and Mum being even more annoying than usual, I had had hardly sleep; the sleep that I did have was punctured by images of Mum and...

Feeling Blue: Part 2

It was the next day. I had had a restless night, my attempts at sleep disrupted by Tom’s words playing on a loop in my head, so now I was arming myself with bittersweet coffee and music that would hopefully spur my brain into action. I didn’t think I was ever going to...

FEELING BLUE: PART 1

It was a sunny day in June, and that was putting it lightly. The sun was beating so hard on my windows that I was afraid it was going to break them. People flickered on my laptop screen as I attempted to binge watch one of my favorite TV shows, but it wasn’t going as...