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March 2018 reblog: The many benefits of a writing group

At the Newcastle Writers Festival 2015, Margaret Jackson from our writers group wrote an article for ABC Open entitled ‘Top 5 tips for taking your  writing further in a group’. 345 more words

Newcastle Writers Festival

One invisible story

Indulge me for a moment as I present these facts.

  • Women make half the food and fibre in the world. The entire freaking world.
  • Up until 23 years ago any Australian woman filling in the Census could not be categorised as a farmer.
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The Pub That Sells More Books Than Beer

THE PUB THAT SELLS MORE BOOKS THAN BEER had its genesis in a chance discovery in the Townsville library. I was browsing on the north Queensland shelves and came across Douglas Barrie’s book “Minding my Business”. 165 more words

Northern Australia