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Katie Horneshaw

Writes about mental health, addiction and the adventures of being a Gen Y kiddult

Katie Horneshaw writes about mental health, addiction, and the adventures of being a Gen Y kiddult. In her spare time she chases her young son around their Victorian hobby farm. She has written for, Junkee and Spook magazine.

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Why You Shouldn't Offer To Buy Food For The Homeless

My sister has been homeless. She has been addicted to drugs.She never planned on succumbing to a monster mental illness, on being bullied and assaulted, on running away from home. But it happened. And I like to think that if, in that dark time of her life, she had politely asked a stranger for some help, they would have smiled and given it to her.
02/02/2016 9:25 AM AEDT