2014 City of Fremantle-TAG Hun...

December 18, 2014

I’m finally allowed to tell everyone that my novel, ‘Ida’s Children’, has been shortlisted for the 2014 City...

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Parenting Lessons I’ve L...

December 7, 2014

  All the calendars tell me it’s December, but I’m not ready for the end of another year. Time is not just marching...

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My Childhood TV Shows

November 28, 2014

It all began when my son asked me which TV shows I’d watched as a child. I patted the cushion next to me and opened up YouTube....

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Shy, by Sian Prior

November 20, 2014

“Shy. It’s such a shy word; a timid little word that begs to remain unnoticed. Only three letters long and it begins with...

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For Kids: How to Become Your P...

November 9, 2014

Some of you have already seen these when I posted them on my Facebook page (Louise Allan – Writer if you want to slip over and...

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Letters to the End of Love, by...

November 1, 2014

I was prompted to read this exquisite debut novel after it won the WA Premier’s Emerging Writers Award. I was further...

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The Final Countdown

October 30, 2014

Hopefully, I’m on the downhill run with this novel. I’ve finished the latest draft, draft #12 at least (but who’s...

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When the Night Comes, by Favel...

October 13, 2014

‘When the Night Comes’ is Favel Parrett’s second novel, following the success of ‘Past the Shallows’,...

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