Australian writer, womens advocate and student studying for her Masters in Human Rights, Melanie is a devoted mother of two daughters. Inspired by life and its complexities, she exposes her life through her essays with the desire to connect a community of people walking the same path.
What I Learned From Buying a Stranger a Coffee Every Day for a Year
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“People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.”
- MARCUS AURELIUS