Go Scuba Diving With Sharks? Tick!

I knew this was going to be the toughest living list challenge yet as soon as I saw the first dorsal fin cut the surface of the aquarium tank. It did a quarter turn to the right, then thrashed back, causing a little splash, like the shark changed its mind in what direction it ought…

Would You Like To Go To Antarctica?

{I know I’m on a blog break at the moment but I think this is cool so thought I’d post about it. Also, I wrote 1700 words today, so I’m happy about that and considering this a reward.} I saw this being advertised on the television on the weekend. Air New Zealand have partnered with…

Thoughts and Confessions from the National Young Writers Festival 2013

Thoughts Being yourself – no matter how awkward – is less exhausting than ‘fitting in’ I ditched my shoes on Saturday. Partly because they were high heels and silly me forgot to pack flats, and partly because I never wear shoes in warm weather. I never did as a child either, and as a result…