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Shelley Roes
Life’s Fine Lines and Wrinkles

Sharing my raw and honest stories, thoughts and musings on life,  keeping it real, writing a book or two and travelling the world.

As a former Law Grad, primary school teacher and literacy specialist, I am finally putting all of my skills together into creativity that I love … writing and inspiring others. Read, enjoy and let’s navigate life’s journey together.

You can also find my travel writing at lifejourney4two.com

Most Popular Posts

My Secret That was Never to be Told

My Secret That was Never to be Told

My story of sexual abuse as a child and how important it is that we realise that abuse doesn’t live in the dark nooks and crannies, it’s in plain sight where no one wants or thinks to look.

Stop the Forgive and Forget Mantra

Stop the Forgive and Forget Mantra

Forgive and forget is thrown around like confetti and those who can’t forgive, touted as weak. We need to stop the rhetoric – it’s not a one size fits all.

Recent Posts

The Importance of a Smile

We often underestimate the importance of a smile. There are proven health, emotional and societal results that show smiling is good for you.

Why I am Thanking my Abusers

it is the very struggles that build us up. It is the struggles that bring forth our strongest qualities. The struggles make us who we are. Appreciate what you have done to get through them.

Stop the Forgive and Forget Mantra

Forgive and forget is thrown around like confetti and those who can’t forgive, touted as weak. We need to stop the rhetoric – it’s not a one size fits all.

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