The Virago
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The Virago

Celebrating Our Ability To Adapt And Survive As Our Greatest Strength

The resilience and life experience that reaches far beyond ‘a gap’ on my professional resume

I have spent months applying for jobs. Months giving the practiced, approved, answer for why there are gaps in my resume. Why I haven’t been working, writing and focusing on my career.



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Bronte White

Australian. Writing on mental health, family, parenthood and self discovery. In Invisible Illness, Illumination, In Fitness and In Health and Modern Parent.