In May of 1992, the local literary news in Australia was all about Tim Winton and his novel, Cloudstreet. I thought it an omen. Winton was thirty-one-years old and I was thirty. He’d grown up in Western Australia and so had I. He’d just won his second Miles Franklin Award and I was about to have a second crack at being a writer! Continue ReadingCloudstreet by Tim Winton – Omen or Inspiration?
The Writer’s Circle asked on Facebook the other day, What book are you currently reading? I’m currently reading three books – along with a few others I’ll probably have to take to my grave to finish! Continue ReadingWhat Books Are You Reading
In the summer of 1952, Kip and his older brother, Tommy, find the entrance to a cave hidden in the hills above the family farm in the central north of Continue ReadingThe Better Son by Katherine Johnson