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And so it begins...

Adelaide Writer’s Week that is, and I went along to my first session yesterday to hear Julia Gillard talk about her new book.

In the 35 degree heat albeit with partial shade, Julia’s session was literally bursting at the seams with the crowd of people there to hear her, many standing due to a lack of available seats, a sure sign of this ex-prime minister’s continuing popularity. 192 more words

Mallarme Got it Wrong: Mark Roberts Reviews 'Captives' by Angela Meyer

Captives by Angela Meyer. Inkerman and Blunt 2014

Some years ago now I was informed that a number of recent pieces I had written were “micro-fiction/flash fiction”. 1,095 more words

Australian Literature

Captives - Angela Meyer

I’ve finished the fourth draft of my novel and its out with four (mainly friends and family) beta readers over christmas/new year. I’m feeling a bit deflated rather than elated for some reason but looking forward to a two-month break from it (I was starting to hate it at the end of this draft!). 448 more words


On Digital Story Telling #UWRF14

There’re some static aspects of writing, such as intrinsic and extrinsic elements of it. They’re so universal you can find them in any stories from ancient times to the digital age. 1,095 more words


the last stage

First proper attempt at flash fiction!

So after the Writers Victoria Flash Fiction workshop a few days ago, I got out my draft pieces from the workshop and worked on them a little bit more. 377 more words

The Written Word

flash fiction fun

An amazing day of fabulous writing in the company of awesome writers!

A chilly Melbourne Monday morning; rush in the air as everyone hastily makes their way to work with an extreme sense of urgency, there I was… standing at the steps of the… 277 more words

The Written Word

Captives, by Angela Meyer

In one of Angela Meyer’s stories, a man is trapped in a toilet and may never get out. Like him we are captives – we cannot escape who we are. 533 more words