Adventures in Biography
In past years I’ve had some wonderful experiences at the Melbourne Writers’ Festival. Germaine Greer giving a keynote address. A writing masterclass with Simon Winchester… 158 more words
3 days, 13 hours
I’m experimenting with a new story writing method.
I have had this habit for years now of looking up a word in the dictionary and then reading the words on the page surrounding it. 356 more words
2 weeks, 2 days
Lately I have found it more difficult to write; in fact many days I find I can’t write at all. So I think about it a lot and read a lot too. 990 more words
3 weeks, 1 day
Earlier this year two friends from my book group, whose opinions about books I value, told me how much they enjoy the writing of… 973 more words
books we have read
The first time I saw Joe Cinque among his friends and family, the first time I ever heard his voice, was in the living room of his parents’ house in Newcastle, in the winter of 1999.
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