In all things parental, that middle way matters so much.
Polly Dunning COMMENT: We're always between a rock and a hard place, it seems.
Amanda Vanstone In one very real sense the upcoming vote to allow, or not, same sex marriage isn't about that at all.
Mark Kenny In perhaps his single best speech as Labor leader, Bill Shorten announced he would campaign strongly for reform as he scythed into Malcolm Turnbull's fog.
Gerry Hueston COMMENT: I am most concerned by the broader end of the wedge that this reform represents for charities.
BARRIE BALES GUARDIAN columnist Barrie Bales has a look at Swan Hill's coffee and eating options, which he believes are superior to one major Victorian rural centre despite our population differences.
Emma Elsworthy Women never forget we are women. We are reminded at work, when we commute, when we study, when we socialise, when we get milk from the shop.
Craig Foster " ... my words can in no way pay adequate tribute to Les Murray, a man who changed Australia through football."