"Hi Neal! I drove through Portland and spent the night camping in a van in the car park of the Zoo....such a good zoo. Loved how 30% of price on a new enclosure went on the arts! The Giant male otter made me blush though!!!! Hilarious!"
"Thanks people! I'm in Tasmania. Originally from near London and got to Australia when 20. Met a guy on a Christian Commune in Far North Queensland and by 26 left after an awful violent relationship with 4 small children! Seems 'not…"
"Haha! That's funny but stings a bit! It is easy not liking religion in a country that doesn't really care ... and when I was in ME after I refused to become Muslim it seemed I was ripped of and lied to by the whole neighbourhood…"
"Thanks for replies....It may be my turn for some sort of cognitive dissidence!!! It just seems so crazy that people think it's ok to think that is normal and what their 'god' wants and don't even question it. In…"
"Hi there. New to all this and probably wont say a lot but I do like reading.
I have been pondering how tolerant to be of intolerance for a while. I used to look at an 'Atheist v Islam ' site and it normally just turned into abuse.…"
"I'm in Tasmania, an island under Australia but a state of Australia. I'm just listening to radio and Govt is voting exactly on cuts to the poor and breaks for the rich! I've noticed over the years we seem to follow what UK does…"
Thanks people! I'm in Tasmania. Originally from near London and got to Australia when 20. Met a guy on a Christian Commune in Far North Queensland and by 26 left after an awful violent relationship with 4 small children! Seems 'not believing' was an excuse for rape and violence! I am so lucky I was in Australia though and got financial help bringing up a beautiful family. I am 52 now... a young 52 and seems some consider me an artist. I am very grateful to a country that has helped me. Things are changing here though.