Shame

It is an act of utmost shame When honesty is sacrificed for fame And when a people follows a product For its name, not its conduct Alas, my people, you have become so Your minds, as malleable as dough You prefer a foreigner with no name To your countryman’s rightful claim And then you shamelessly […]

Book Review: The Dark is Rising by Susan Cooper

In a blend of Arthurian Legend, Celtic and other mythologies, Susan Cooper brings forth the ultimate face off between the light and the dark forces. With a variety of characters including the three Drew children, Will Stanton (who appears in the second installment), Great Uncle Merry (aka Merriman Lyon) and Bran Davies (who appears in […]

Wizards Unite: Niantic’s Newest mobile Game!

Calling all Potterheads! You don’t have to re-read the books or re-watch the movies anymore to get that fix of magic in your daily life anymore because Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is already available in Australia and New Zealand… and it’s great! After their huge success with Pokemon Go, Niantic Inc. have released their newest […]

How to Write your Statement of Purpose (SoP) for your Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) Requirement

As soon as you start thinking about coming to Australia on a student visa, you will start hearing the acronyms GTE and SoA quite often. In short, GTE means “Genuine Temporary Entrant” and it’s the main point that the Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) is trying to establish before accepting or refusting […]