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Writing in Covid world

I think most Australians have been knocked sideways by the pandemic, particularly in NSW as it followed a summer where our world had been...

Centralia in 2019

On July 28, 2019 I gave my full-day workshop on story structure, Cut to the Chase, at the impressive Alice Springs Library. The workshop...

UNBELIEVABLE TRUTH IN LITHGOW

Dear readers The memoir workshop at the Gang Gang Gallery in Lithgow this weekend is sadly, sold out. But if you’re keen, contact Rebecca...

THE UNBELIEVABLE TRUTH

On Saturday September 8, 2018, I reprised the writing workshop I gave with Viv Lewis at Varuna House for the Sydney Writers’ Festival in...

VARUNA HITS THE GROUND RUNNING IN 2018

Can’t speak highly enough about Varuna under the new management of Amy Sambrooke and Veechi Stuart. On top of residency programs that...

Sydney Writers Festival 2018

Dear readers and writers The fabulous Sydney Writers Festival is coming up in May. Along with my friend Viv Lewis, I am thrilled to be...

Mr Fluffy Goes South

I am writing to you from a so-called ‘kennel’ – actually a cage – in the hold of the Spirit of Tasmania, a massive boat that I’m guessing...

Mr Fluffy Goes Home

In steerage again my doggy senses tell me that we’re sailing north – the way home. At my age, I’m always keen to get back to home base,...

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