Evie Wyld Wins Miles Franklin Award

Wow. An English born and based writer has taken out the prestigious Miles Franklin Award with her novel, “All The Birds, Singing”. What makes this more noteworthy than usual is that Wyld beat top favourites Tim Winton and Richard Flanagan. Contenders for...

My Top 7 Novelists: List of Favourite Authors

There is a body of opinion, without consensus, on who may be the best novelist. This, however, is a personal post. This list has no credence. It is in no order. It is simply my most favoured list of writers, which possibly says more about my reading habits than the...
Vale Maya Angelou

Vale Maya Angelou

The world has lost one of its legends. Maya Angelou was a shining bright star of hope in a world desperate for humanity. An inspirational woman who leaves an enduring legacy. Vale Maya Angelou....

Lost To The Craft Of Writing

But not their words which is one of their legacies. Perhaps that’s one of the reasons we write, to leave a little of us in the world after we move on. This is a fitting tribute to just some of the more well known writers who passed away in 2013. We wrote about Doris...