Book – No Friend but the Mountains: Writing from Manus Prison


· Tuesday, May 14, 2019 · Leave a Comment 


Read this book and weep!

Book – So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed


· Tuesday, May 14, 2019 · Leave a Comment 


Jon Ronson’s So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed establishes as its thesis that shaming is more prevalent than ever in the modern world through the advent of social media.

Words to wake us


· Wednesday, April 3, 2019 · Leave a Comment 


#WorldPoetryDay 2019 (March 21) invites us to celebrate poetry and encourage people to read, write and teach it. Here goes …

Book – Our Birds (Ŋilimurruŋgu Wäyin Malanynha)


· Tuesday, March 5, 2019 · Leave a Comment 


Siena Stubbs was just 12 years old when she captured the bird photos that feature in this delightful book – birds she’d seen in and around Yirrkala in North East Arnhem Land all her life.

Connecting to country


· Wednesday, February 6, 2019 · Leave a Comment 


Writing the Country explores the human connection to country at this time of great change and threat.

Book – We’re All Wonders


· Wednesday, December 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


There is pressure (often unspoken) to be normal. Our current bullying epidemic is evidence of this.

Book – A Walk in the Bush


· Monday, November 26, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


A Walk in the Bush (by Gwyn Perkins) tells us the story of Little Iggy, who is taken on a journey of discovery in the great outdoors by Grandad.

What can we learn from the history of housing?


· Tuesday, October 9, 2018 · 1 Comment 


Champions of Change: Shelter NSW, Community Activism and Transforming NSW’s Housing System

Book – Cicada


· Wednesday, October 3, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


Cicada tell story.

Story good. Story simple.

Story even human can understand.

Tok Tok Tok!

The unsung heroes of the Australian music industry


· Wednesday, October 3, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


Google “roadies” and you will probably find reference to the American television series.