Parent Workshop – Teach Your Child to Read

Are you struggling teaching your child how to read?

Feeling Frustrated?

Tried all of the tips and don’t know where to turn?

The goods news is there are no lost Causes.  

Your child CAN learn how to read.

Stress Free!

Harleys Educational Superstore – located in Cairns Qld Australia is holding two parent workshops with Literacy Consultant and Author Vivienne Dearman.

Book Now and You Can Bring A Friend for Free.



Hyperbole and a Half: Depression Part Two

Hyperbole and a Half: Depression Part Two.

Depression Part 2.

“At first, I’d try to explain that it’s not really negativity or sadness anymore, it’s more just this detached, meaningless fog where you can’t feel anything about anything — even the things you love, even fun things — and you’re horribly bored and lonely, but since you’ve lost your ability to connect with any of the things that would normally make you feel less bored and lonely, you’re stuck in the boring, lonely, meaningless void without anything to distract you from how boring, lonely, and meaningless it is. “


Hyperbole and a Half – Depression Part 1

Hyperbole and a Half.

A must read – I need to share this post with you all – it has been portrayed so well.

Depression – Part 1.

“Some people have a legitimate reason to feel depressed, but not me. I just woke up one day feeling sad and helpless for absolutely no reason.

It’s disappointing to feel sad for no reason. Sadness can be almost pleasantly indulgent when you have a way to justify it – you can listen to sad music and imagine yourself as the protagonist in a dramatic movie. You can gaze out the window while you’re crying and think “This is so sad. I can’t even believe how sad this whole situation is. I bet even a reenactment of my sadness could bring an entire theater audience to tears.””