Stories from you: How would you describe Canberra?

At my Suitcase Rummage stall in May 2016, I invited visitors to tell me how they would describe Canberra as a character in a book. I had some incredible responses, which really gave me some food for thought for future stories. I tried to encourage entries with a mocked up Canberra doll on hand, complete Read More …

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Noir

Jess at the Noted Publishing Fair requested (definitely adults only) 12 Magpies + Crime + Deakin   ‘I think he’s a spy, boss.’ With those words, Matt felt his heart sink. Trying to restrain his emotion, caused partially by the gruesome scene before him, and the news Jules had just delivered, he spoke the first Read More …

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Black Holes

Complete with pictures, via Facebook, Liz nominated 3 things in Dickson: Downer Club Sign + Blue Bike + Concrete Writing Brian stared up at the purple sign – it was becoming hard to make out the Downer Club’s letters in the fading light. He glanced back at his watch, and discovered he couldn’t even make Read More …

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The True and Unbiased, Totally Objective and Accurate Record of the Life of Jeremy McGuire

Via Facebook, Ang nominated three things that took me straight back to college…so natually, there is going to be some explicit language in this one… Guitar + Lake Tuggeranong + a Cranky Magpie 20 December 2016 Mrs Davis said it would be a good idea to keep a journal, at least over the summer, and maybe Read More …

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