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ABC Book Club Season 10 Episode 9 #bookclubABC

I’ve managed to make it to another live recording of the show, so it’s not just me and my wine, but me and the peoples this week. 1,565 more words

The Book Club ABC S10 E3 #bookclubABC

Jennifer Byrne enters. The crowd goes wild. The queen is here and she’s back to using a glossy lipstick instead of matte like last week. Now her lips will shine just as much as her honeyed words. 1,195 more words

DYING - a memoir

Last night I went to the launch of Cory Taylor’s beautiful new memoir Dying.

Cory is a friend of mine but the advertising for this event was the first I knew about her impending death. 626 more words

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Book Event: The 'Gay' Book with Will Kostakis and Benjamin Law

Last night I attended a book event at Kinokuniya bookstore with Will Kostakis and Benjamin Law discussing The ‘Gay’ Book. Benjamin Law, according to his Twitter bio, is a writer, raconteur, and local homosexual. 1,297 more words

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Monday 8/2/16: In the Mailbox & What I’m Reading

Happy lunar New Year – this is the year of the monkey, so I’m guessing it’s mean to be fun…we had a lot of fun reading Chinese horoscopes last week. 376 more words

Mailbox Monday

The Swan Book

Reading The Swan Book is like being led through a beautiful and disturbing prose poem. It is as though Alexis Wright has created a genre all her own with the superb language and the fantastical-realism of the story (if there can be such a thing). 470 more words


New comedy series "The Family Law," based on Benjamin Law's memoir, is Australia's answer to Fresh Off The Boat"

Angry Asian Man:

Australia is getting its own TV version of Fresh Off The Boat. Based on the bestselling memoir by Benjamin Law, The Family Law is a drama-comedy series set on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast over one hot summer, following “ 84 more words