August 10th, 2015

Most of us would know that this acronym stands for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender But how many people know what the ‘+’ stands for? There are names for sexualities and genders that some of you guys wouldn’t even know existed and I admit that I am no expert myself so I won’t go into [...]

DearHolly If I could talk to my 13 year old self…

July 11th, 2014

We are very pleased to have a guest blog post by Jessica Barlow of the DearHolly Project -   -   – How many times have you wished that you could hit rewind and try everything all over again? If you’re anything like me, I’m willing to bet that the number in your head is spiraling into [...]

Dear You

November 29th, 2013

“Dear you, Before we start, I want to tell you that it will be okay – I promise. Sometimes the world sucks. The saying is true – s#!% happens, and there is no way we are ever going to be able to deny that. Bad things happen to bad people, but bad things happen to [...]

Asking for Help

November 14th, 2012

I started dieting at the age of 11. I was 11 when I decided I wasn’t going to eat bread anymore I was 12 when I first accidentally left my lunch inside the classroom and decided I wasn’t hungry, therefore I would no longer need to take lunch to school so I would keep it [...]

LGBTI young people of Australia, It Gets Better!

December 12th, 2011

As a LGBTI (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*, intersexed)[i] young person, have you ever had such a hard day, or week, or year that you thought things couldn’t possibly look up? Ever been in a hole and rather than wanting to climb out, you wanted someone to shovel the dirt in? The ‘It Gets Better’ Project [...]