Category Archives: Adolescence

I overheard a teenage conversation…

…on the bus monday morning, that went something like this: “… he get’s abusive when he’s been drinking.” The young lass that was sharing this info behind me was on her way to school. She was talking with her friend … Continue reading

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Remember your teenage years…

… at all? Do you want too? If like me you’re teenage years – for the most part – were extremely uncomfortable; you probably don’t want to. I had some great times during my teenage years but they swung off … Continue reading

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Ugly scene in the Hay St Mall today…

… and I’ve just stepped out of it!  A young woman who’s a regular busker in the mall – had a ‘disagreement’ with her male companion.  It turned VERY ugly, very quickly, and when a fella in a suit tried … Continue reading

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