Urgent Shower Repair

Why is it whenever I’m running late for work, something always goes wrong? Whether there’s an excessive amount of traffic, or I’ve lost my laptop charger or my clothes aren’t out of the dryer, something always happens to go wrong. Today has been the worst mishap of all, and I’ve called in sick to work …

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Not To Scale

When it comes to flowers, colour, shape and fragrance get all the attention. Perhaps that’s as it should be – I mean, it must take a lot of evolutionary wherewithal to create the ornamental flair of an orchid or a fushia, or the scent of rose or jasmine. Still, I can’t help but wonder… what …

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Sewer Crossed

I met Julia on a night when the stars were brightest, and that’s how I knew we would be together forever. It was at the local golf club for the rich and famous, over dinner on the night of a masked dance party. We hit our relationship off with a dance and sparks flew between …

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Puppy Car Service

I’m picking up my brand new puppy tomorrow! I am so excited. I’ve wanted a dog since I was a child, but unfortunately I was never allowed one. When I moved out as a young adult, I moved into an apartment that wasn’t big enough to house a dog. I knew it wouldn’t be fair …

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New Car Service

My new car is due for its first service in a couple of weeks. This car is extremely special to me, as it’s the first one I’ve bought brand new. My two cars prior to this one have been second or third hand, and whilst I got five or so years out of each, it …

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Golf Course Heating

I work at a very prestigious golf course in Sydney, Australia. The members of the golf course are some of the most elite members of our society, and have plenty of cash to spend. As a result, we strive to create the most comfortable and luxurious club spaces, whilst fostering competition to keep the members …

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Disrupted Education

My daughter has had an extremely disrupted education. Ever since she started high school, we have moved eight times, which is more than once a year. We have now officially lived in every state of Australia, moving to Melbourne at the beginning of this year. Sarah commenced her final year of schooling in Melbourne a …

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Grandpa Bushman

My daughter’s family has just flown over from Melbourne! That means the grandkids finally get to visit our new farm up in Northam. We’ve had it for a year now, and the house has finally been built. Time for us to show off the property. My wife and I have been looking forward to this …

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Kids Are Motivating

It’s weird having kids these days – on top of everything else, you have to grapple with the consequences of having brought them into this environmental mess we’re in. Even weirder is trying to explain it and realising that, to them, it’s just normal – the same way that anti-littering ads were normal when I …

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