Elizabeth Lhuede's article is a good'un. Read here.
Last night, my writing group met at Walter's Wine Bar (try the coq au vin. Delish.) to finish off the year. We discussed some things we want to do for next year, our goals if you will: 1. We all committed to a stated number of hours we will put in on our writing per [...]
I was going to write only a few of paragraphs on this because I want this wordpress space to be pithy but I simply can't harness myself with this one. As Lola Bensky's father Edek would say: Oy, cholera. Lola Bensky is a rock journalist for an Australian publication. No doubt elements of Lola [...]
In the morning, read the papers. The worked on four short stories getting them ready to send off into the world. Then, this afternoon, cleaned all the windows and even the brickwork of the house with a pressure-hose-thingy. I have never lived in such a cobwebby house but it's sparkling now. Quickly gave the roses [...]
I wrote this: D said she also saw me on Rock Arena last Tuesday, said it's really good and I'm chatting to Russell from Gas Babies and D described him and it's the nice guy from the Oxford who had wrestling bubble gum cards NOT the Columbo trench-coat wearing man. Relief. I didn't want to [...]
I came across this on twitter - what a blog, so much stuff, nice layout too. Brain Pickings
I read two books last week and this 2012 Man Booker short-listed novel was one of them. The main character, Futh, is a man who is contained and restrained, and Moore's writerly hand was so light it was as if she left him alone to wend his way through the narrative. I am still haunted [...]