Category Archives: Australia

Coon, boong, scrub-ape…

…abo, darky, kaffir, nigger, spook, spear-chucker, jungle-bunny, chico, wog, raghead, slope… think of any racial slur you’ve heard, flung out of the angriest, nastiest mouth you can possibly imagine and I can promise you, I’ve more than likely heard it! … Continue reading

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There’s something to be said…

.. about the ability to turn your own hands to making something. Anything! Even more so, if that making has meaning. It might not have actual practical use in today’s modern world on some levels – but your involvement in … Continue reading

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“You’ll just die…

…a drunk boung in the park, like all the others,” he roared. “I don’t know why I bother.” He stormed over to the door and wrenched it open, screaming as he did so – spittle flying from his mouth: “Get … Continue reading

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