Summer bliss with a twist
A close encounter reminds Linda Cuttriss that humans aren’t the only ones enjoying the great ocean. Cartoon by Natasha Williams-Novak.
Divide and rule
Big Ozzy pickle
Co-operate or perish!
Sept 24, 2021 - When our politicians fail us, writes David Arnault, it’s time to find our own allies. Cartoon by Natasha Williams-Novak
Going, going, gone
Trauma macht frei
This island paradise
It’s party time in Ventnor
Lost and found
By Luciano Prisco
On the third day it became a crisis
as they say in Italian THE HOUSE MAY HIDE BUT IT DOES NOT STEAL
but something had stolen them
I had turned the studio upside down
scraped through all the leaves
I had looked everywhere possible in the house
I had looked under, behind all the furniture
in every drawer and cupboard
I had checked the fridge and in the wood stove
Time and space, it seemed, had swallowed them up
Back in the day
When Michelle Guthrie alleged this week that the former ABC board chairman rubbed her back during a board dinner at a Sydney restaurant, Natasha Williams-Novak was reminded of another notorious back rub.
A put-up job
Older job seekers face a humiliating round of interviews with their job service agency and a complete lack of interest from employers, writes Geoff Ellis.
Enough to drive you wild
Phillip Island wildlife carers Kaylene Mendola and Colleen Gilbee found plenty of support when the council confiscated their warning signs late last month.
This is how we like it
Natasha writes: "I have done some research and found some amazing facts about our ancestors.
The club and cave story was invented, I guess to give comfort to aggressive males."
Spills and thrills
Research shows that after 55 our emotional intelligence begins to decline. Liane Arno can believe it after a recent stint in hospital.
On a visit to her local bank, Catherine Watson discovers she’s too feckless to get a loan but still qualifies for the special offers.
Who killed you?
More than 50 Palestinians were killed and thousands wounded as Gazans clashed with IDF forces all along the Gaza-Israel border fence on Monday.
Jerusalem Post, May 14, 2018
May 4, 2018 - From patchwork farms to new suburban estates, Phillip Island is living testament to a democratic ideal played out on a finite treasure island, writes Tim Shannon. Illustration by Natasha Williams-Novak
In deep shit
Questions over ferry plan
A shared space
Man about town