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Don’t look at the Hammer, look at the Nail

When I was a lad my father taught me something which has saved me no end of blackened thumbs. Whilst building a billy cart or something similar that an eight year old might be doing he told me “don’t look at the hammer son, look at the nail” 433 more words


As we pass from one administration to another, it is helpful to take stock of what we’ve accomplished and determine, “did we get our money’s worth?” 295 more words

NC Politics

Beware being the problem solver

I have spent the better part of 40 years solving other people’s problems, it’s in my DNA. In the first part of it, the problems were most likely with the Tax Office or ASIC (probably the Corporate Affairs Commission back then). 761 more words

A passion for portraits...

Hello once again, we return with our ever passion for painting people! With a look this time at one of our favourite artist who uses the traditional canvas to create his inspiring work, Paul Wright. 598 more words

Nation's Largest Private Prison Firm Objects to Resolution to Fund Rehabilitative Programs


I love the term “activist-shareholder.” I envision a person wearing protest t-shirts at the AGM, or the organisation of a silent bloc that suddenly bursts into action and derails the agenda of a meeting. 811 more words

Activist Art

Carbon Leaf with Tall Heights

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Port City Music Hall, Portland, Maine

What a fun night! I held baby Isabelle for a while after school, and then picked up Megan for an adventurous evening celebrating our Friendiversary! 880 more words

Listen: 'Stay Negative' HIV Prevention Campaign in Paris

This podcast, produced for World Radio Paris by Paul Wright (@OutUrbanArtsBoy on Twitter) for the #urbanstates podcast, takes a look at HIV awareness and prevention, with a focus on Paris and France in general. 113 more words