Maria Arena [of La Vie Creativity] and I will be running a series of writing masterclasses on the Sunshine Coast, from July to December. The masterclass series is called Writing Off the Edge, and the plan is to push you beyond the usual writing class formulae and rules. We’ll be … Continue reading
… on her thirteenth birthday. Welcome to your teenage years. May the Birthday Fairy grant you the grace and the courage to be yourself, and the strength to search for and grab hold of your dreams. You are a truly amazing young woman, with a rich and exciting future ahead … Continue reading
THIS is how I feel today. Thank heavens for good news.
Some people like the way babies and young children grapple with language, working hard to make sense of the collision between the world of experience and the world of their limited vocabularies and grasp of grammar. I also love the unexpected beauty of things people say: overheard at bus stops, … Continue reading