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“The rain began again. It fell heavily, easily, with no meaning or intention but the fulfilment of its own nature, which was to fall and fall.” ~ Helen Garner

The First Stone: Some Questions of Sex and Power by Helen Garner

Summary from Goodreads:

In the autumn of 1992, two young women students at Melbourne University went to the police claiming that they had been indecently assaulted at a party. 182 more words

Books

Monkey Grip

Year of publication: 1977

Found: Upon the recommendation of the friend mentioned in this letter

Pages/Read time: 245, a week

Comments:

Helen Garner’s Monkey Grip tracks the slow progression of Nora’s relationship with a junkie named Javo. 350 more words

Ellan Read

The Spare Room

Over a long career across so many genres, Helen Garner always manages to weave a spell. The Spare Room, almost novella-like in length, is a deeply felt, rawly honest story which shocked me with its starkness and its beauty. 601 more words

Garner, veteran of Australian creative non-fiction

A review of this Helen Garner’s ‘This House of Grief’

This House of Grief, Helen Garner, Melbourne, Text Publishing, 2014, $22.95

Creative non-fiction is a genre that has incredible power. 1,425 more words

Commentary

Top Reads 2016

And just like that, we’re back here discussing another year in books. It’s been a busy year (aren’t they all) but I’ve made plenty of time for reading. 1,292 more words

1. 2. 3. Namaste.

Hello to my beautiful readers :) 

How was your weekend? Get up to anything exciting and soul-nourishing? 

Are you an avid (or newbie) yogi? Well, I spoke to Helen Garner who teaches Yoga and shared her amazing and interesting insight. 1,013 more words