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Hi.

Welcome to my website! I am a writer and copywriter and here you will find out a bit about me, as well as links to many of my published articles. Please make yourself a cup of tea and read a piece that takes your fancy. Thanks for stopping by! x

'To every person on Twitter calling doctors dickheads, this is why you're so wrong.'

'To every person on Twitter calling doctors dickheads, this is why you're so wrong.'

I read Jessie Stephen’s story about the latest Twitter hashtag trend for ‘Doctors Are Dickheads’ with a heavy heart. I am married to a general practitioner, a few of our friends are doctors and I was aggrieved to read such a sad story that negatively impacts thousands of caring healthcare professionals around the country who are trying their very best to do a very difficult job.

The doctors I know are smart people who enjoy their work and love their families. They are no different to the other educated people I know and am friends with, and they certainly do not deserve to be generalised as dickheads.

So often at mothers’ group, playgroup, the school gates, I hear people whingeing about their ‘stupid GP’ or ‘rude doctor’.

Read more here: https://www.mamamia.com.au/doctors-are-dickheads/

"I was 34 weeks pregnant when I was told I had gestational diabetes. Here's how I managed."

"I was 34 weeks pregnant when I was told I had gestational diabetes. Here's how I managed."

'My son has a ‘weapons basket’ in his bedroom. I asked a psychologist if I should worry.'

'My son has a ‘weapons basket’ in his bedroom. I asked a psychologist if I should worry.'