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The tales of Mitch from Townsville

“He can be quicker than Brett Lee”

“Mitch, from Townsville,” Mitchell Johnson introduced himself.

The 18-year-old was at Adelaide Oval No. 2 on an April morning in 1999. 1,748 more words



13 November, 19:30. Summerhall – Red Lecture Theatre,  1 Summerhall,  Edinburgh, EH9 1PL. 7:30 doors for 8pm start. £5/£4 concessions



MacGillivray has walked in a straight line with a dead wolf on her shoulders through the back streets of Vegas into the Nevada desert, eaten broken chandelier glass in a derelict East German shopping mall, headbanged in gold medieval stocks in Birmingham allotments, burnt on a sunbed wearing conquistador armour in Edinburgh’s underground city, breast-fed a Highland swan in Oxford and regurgitated red roses in Greenland. 311 more words

Tom Jenks

An interview with Graeme Smith, author of The Awakening of Abraham Brown

This week I’d like to welcome Graeme Smith to the hotseat. Graeme was born in Exeter and his first book, The Awakening of Abraham Brown… 552 more words

Thursday Throng

How To Improve Your Writing? Use the Hemingway App

My daughter told me she’s just started using an app called Hemingway to help her edit her writing.

I’d heard of it before, but never tried it. 177 more words