St Mary’s Maters Magazine

Our magazine is a great way to spread the word of what our community is all about. If you would like to put something in the next edition – poetry, prose, discussion, photos (especially welcome), book review, letter to the editor, drawing etc send it to the editor: 

Marg Ortiz
marg.ortiz@stmarysinexile.com
07 3345 3589

February 2, 2015

Identity – Autumn 2015

When considering the idea of ‘identity’ one can ask any number of people for their thoughts and get very different replies. There are those who insist that we are predestined to be the way we are by our genetic make up, those who will say it is our experiences in life that shape who we are. And then to complicate the matter further there are those who suggest we have no individual identity, that our beliefs of individuality are an illusion, and that we are all one, along with everything else in the universe...