Anarchy & the EYLF Pirates

Refuse. Resist. Rebuild.

Keeping House with the Patriarchy

Keeping House with the Patriarchy. Or should that be keeping house for the patriarchy? My management and I are in a relationship. A pretty shitty patriarchal relationship. They are the … Continue reading

March 22, 2018 · 2 Comments

Is being a fetus preparation for death?

Being a fetus is not preparation for being a baby. Being a baby is not preparation for being a toddler. Being a toddler is not preparation for being a kindergarten … Continue reading

February 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

I can’t hear you

I can’t hear you. I was sitting on the train the other day. There’s an 8(ish) year old kid and his mum sitting near me. The mum is talking to … Continue reading

January 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

Trickle down water torture

I went away for a bit, and when I got back the world had gone mad. It seems like not a week goes past now without someone asking ‘what does … Continue reading

July 28, 2017 · 3 Comments

We are supposed to learn ’em what matters

Pirating, for me, is more than just a job. It’s a career, a profession…a calling and one what l takes very serious indeed. There are them out there what sails … Continue reading

July 25, 2017 · 1 Comment

The Ugliness of Right & Wrong

I have so much swirling through my mind, and it’s been swirling for months if not a year or more. I’ve been quiet, as you have all noticed. I have … Continue reading

November 25, 2016 · 1 Comment

How Dare You Say I’m Wrong: Criticising Practice not the Person

There are two ways to react to something that directly challenges your own current practice…You choose.

November 1, 2016 · 2 Comments