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Bellingen Readers' and Writers' Festival June 2018

Challenging Women: Perspectives on Life & Writing

Sunday 10th June, 9am – 10am

Alicia Tuckerman, Alli Sinclair, Claire Aman & Jessie Cole. Chaired by Jesse Blackadder… 43 more words

Jessie Cole

“Castoff Canine” by Julie Terry Cartner

Returning home from elementary school one day in my childhood, I was concerned to see a scrawny looking gray and brown dog in the driveway. 527 more words

Sunday Snaps

TALIPATA—The Spring Way Out West

A gentle breeze carried the scent of sweet spring water as well as the sound of rustling leaves. With the hope that our search was over, Dad and I picked up speed passing the plodding young men. 320 more words

Review: Love and Other U-Turns

This enjoyable and lyrical read by Louisa Deasey is about what happens when a city girl abandons her comfortable urban life to hit the road with the man she loves. 108 more words

Watch Me, by Anjelica Huston

It was through an odd series of steps that I happened upon Anjelica Huston’s memoir, Watch Me. As a chronic “looker upper”–someone who is constantly looking up words, people, historic events–and even more intrigued when they are intertwined, I ended up checking out the audio book through our local online library. 304 more words


A fanatic for fans

Our story so far: While the mechanicals were being installed in the old Methodist church we were turning into our home, my husband Tyler and I were buying things to outfit the house. 234 more words

Letter from My 48th Year (Mar 17)

I was excited to write to you on Thursday and had emailed myself a blog post I scribbled during lunch to share with you. But I got home late from an invigorating conversation about Nat Turner in Jerusalem (if you see… 499 more words