I have just picked up Our Mob Served, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories of war and defending Australia from the library today, and over lunch, I read Chapter I: It Starts With Stories. 233 more words
Tags » Sensational Snippets
It’s autumn in Melbourne, and our grape vine is stunning.
So I was very taken with this beautiful excerpt from The Revenge of the Foxes 315 more words
Sensational Snippets: Catherine the Great, Selected Letters, a new translation by Andrew Kahn and Kelsey Rubin-Detlev
Well, look what arrived in the mail today, just in time for #WITMonth…
*chuckle* I’m just guessing, but I suspect that Catherine the Great was not the kind of author the instigators of Women in Translation had in mind! 479 more words
I am reading Michael Atherton’s A Coveted Possession, the rise and fall of the piano in Australia, and I came across this – just one among many intriguing snippets of information… 508 more words