I presented two social media Masterclasses at the South Australian Tourism Industry Council conference recently. The conference MC was a journalist named Emma Rebellato. Emma had a lovely speaking voice. Smooth tones. Calming manner. But it was her name I was even more envious of. Emma Rebellato. Say it aloud. It runs so easily off the tongue, like a poem or an incantation. You want to … Continue reading What’s in a name?
A woman close to me is getting married soon. And it occurred to me, she’ll have another big decision to make … Will she adopt her husband’s surname, after the big event? When I married back in the dark ages (1998), I decided to keep my name. Taking my husband’s name never occured to me as a sensible option. What a silly idea! After all, … Continue reading What’s in a name?