Monthly Archives: September 2013

Community building as a knitting project

I have been thinking about how difficult it can be for people to meet others and do new things. We are, most of us, at least sometimes, a bit shy, or insecure about ourselves, and not certain how to reach … Continue reading

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Ron and Bobbie – community contributors

Ron and Bobbie Wood have lived in Australia since 1967. They emigrated from UK at that time with their three children. They were both born in Blackpool, and have been married for 54 years. They have lived in Christie Downs … Continue reading

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The White Ribbon Round

It is not common for mainstream activities like suburban footy games to be the setting for anti-violence activities, creative expression and standing up for respect for women. A couple of weeks ago, the Port Noarlunga Footy Club hosted a ‘White … Continue reading

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Ideas for a good relationship 1380’s style

I have just been reading part of the Canterbury Tales, written by Geoffrey Chaucer in the late fourteenth century, and I came across this section from The Franklin’s Tale (I will change the language a bit so that it is … Continue reading

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