Stranger Danger

I violated the very precepts of stranger danger the other week. I’d had my eye on a Playstation Vita, a portable gaming console, but the price of a new one was out of my budget. So I did what everyone does in such a situation--I turned to the vast and wonderful world of online sellers. … Continue reading Stranger Danger


Looking Back, Looking Forward

Five and a half years ago, I packed up my life and moved to Canberra. It was a new city, away from family and friends, where I didn’t know a soul. Two years ago, I packed up my life once more and moved back home to Brisbane, away from dear friends I’d met and an … Continue reading Looking Back, Looking Forward

Moving through Melbourne

Written by Edna Truong. Melbourne, the capital city of Victoria, Australia is a wonderful place for food, shopping, entertainment, arts, culture and learning. Walk the streets as buskers blare their music and mix with the other background noises characteristic to cities. Ride on the horse wagons through the streets or catch a tram, bus or … Continue reading Moving through Melbourne

Reaching Out in Melbourne

Written by Edna Truong. There are so many communities, groups and other individuals out there to support writers, and all you really need to do is reach out and know where to look. Writing can be a lonesome task, but it doesn’t have to be. Not all the time. Melbourne, dubbed one of the Cities … Continue reading Reaching Out in Melbourne