OPINION: How nice not to have the steroidal big boys of China and America involved and winning everything at the Commonwealths.
OPINION: Ever since I've been back in Wellington my street has been heaving with roadworks.
OPINION: Why should the Kiwi consumer, who must pay through the nose for dairy, stay loyal?
OPINION: The artistic work Rolf Harris has donated and sold is being dumped like a hot spud.
OPINION: To have long hair or not to have long hair in schools is the question dividing the country.
OPINION: The killing last week of shopkeeper Arun Kumar in Henderson and the charging of a 13-year-old boy with his murder has everyone looking for answers.
OPINION: It's time for women living on their own to organise, writes Jane Bowron.
OPINION: Whenever a poll comes out it reminds me to feel miffed that I've never once received the call.
OPINION: I was mortified to be mistaken for Judith Collins, a woman I cannot stand.
OPINION: The workplace will be like Dad's Army without the humour if Kiwis are forced to work until they're 70.
OPINION: A Canadian woman is suing a teenager she killed when her car collided with his bicycle.
OPINION: Behind every great man is a great woman who knows when to act the shrub, rather than dare to be Catherine the Great.
OPINION: I was getting foiled again and my let-go Charlie Manson locks chopped at the hairdressers when I overheard a conversation about nits, aka cooties, being on the increase.
The weekend was an outstanding performance in a long line of golden weather.
Inevitably the conversation came around to "If I was in charge of the world" scenarios.
OPINION: One of the nicer things about being back in the capital is having a dairy on the street.
OPINION: The capital is so brown. It made me remember how white Christchurch seemed.
I'm leaving Shaky Town, Cone County, Christchurch, to move back to Wellington.
OPINION: Young people relying on friends or mum and dad to ferry them round in my mind is pretty lame.
The washing machine was emitting a noise that sounded like a tribe of warring Zulus.