Writers in the Attic #24—Jessi...

February 20, 2017 by

A few weeks’ ago, I put a call out for essays for Writers in the Attic to a Facebook group for Australian writers. I was a...

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Writers in the Attic #23—Vikki...

February 13, 2017 by

Welcome to the second week of Writers in the Attic for 2017. Today, another interstate guest joins me—Vikki Holstein. Vikki is a...

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Writers in the Attic #22: Chri...

February 6, 2017 by

Welcome back to Writers in the Attic for 2017! This series was one of the highlights, if not the highlight, of my 2016 blog...

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My Writing Goals In 2017

January 25, 2017 by

I’ve been quiet on the blog lately and I apologise. My excuse is that in this part of the world, it’s school...

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Writers in the Attic #21: Lily...

December 19, 2016 by

My last writer in the attic for 2016 is Lily Malone. Lily was a guest here in 2014, but she’s been rather busy since then...

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Writers in the Attic #20: Maur...

December 12, 2016 by

When I started this series of essays and asked people to contribute, I wondered if I’d have any interested writers. But...

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On the Eve of Fifty

December 10, 2016 by

I’m about to turn fifty. Half a century, a milestone. An age I once thought of as ancient.  Until this birthday,...

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Writers in the Attic #19: Thre...

December 5, 2016 by

I’m proud to welcome writer and artist, Threasa Meads, to the attic this week. Please read on for a beautiful piece about being...

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Writers in the Attic #18: Hele...

November 28, 2016 by

The days of snail mail and letters to pen pals in other countries might be behind us, but thanks to the...

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Writers in the Attic #17: Teen...

November 21, 2016 by

Teena Raffa-Mulligan has stepped into the attic today and gives us another beautiful essay in this series. The honesty...

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The Story Behind My Story: My ...

November 15, 2016 by

In January, I wrote a post for Gulara Vincent’s blog as part of a series called, ‘The Story Behind the...

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Writers in the Attic #16: Gula...

November 14, 2016 by

Despite all the downsides to the internet—its time-sucking capacity being one of them—it has made life easier—it’s...

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