When a middle aged woman with a six figure job throws it all away to go back to University after 20 years away from academia, you have to worry if she’s making the right choice. I give you the results of this risky endeavour : I made the video Suicide Widow for the course “Issues… Read More
I’ve been thinking about leaving WordPress.com and having a self-hosted website for a long time now. It always seemed like too much trouble. I contemplated paying someone else to do it for me. I contacted the amazing Johnny B Truant and he gave me some excellent free advice, pointing out that without self-hosting, I don’t… Read More
Eek … have I fixed it?
♥ I’m coming to Brisbane in a couple of weeks [25-29 July 2011] and I would love to do a photo shoot with you. For only $99 you get a half hour photo shoot at an agreed location (gym, outside, your home, etc.) and you get to choose six images from the shoot to keep… Read More
The lovely Shelley sent me a present today for doing some editing on her second book To FAT and Back. This is the sequel to her amazingly honest first book about her battle with disordered eating after being a competitive body builder – FAT is not who she is. Flowers, chocolate and red wine — my favourite.… Read More
“Katie, I don’t know what to do. I have to get in touch with this guy in London but he’s not responding to my emails. If I don’t talk to him today, I won’t be able to organise his flight over in time,” said Sally. “What time is it over there?” I asked. “It’s about… Read More
Today I’ve been making web pages and Facebook pages with the idea that I can sell some of my photos. Except of course that I just realised that I’ve been shooting at a size too small so big prints are out of the question. I even made a logo. So the idea is that I… Read More
Here is my latest video creation. Please be warned that you may not find this beautiful or inspirational. Four minutes. Do you dare?
[slideshow] → If you are reading this in a Reader or by Email click here for the photos
I had two assignments handed back to me on the same day. One was an essay analysing the first page of a novel and the other was my own attempt at writing a fictional short story. One of them got a distinction+ and the other a pass (the marking scale goes from low to high… Read More
I made this video in an afternoon for a competition on Vimeo. It is only 1:30 minutes so take a look.