Graffiti Moon launch

July 31st, 2010 | Category: Cath Crowley, new releases

Not this weekend, but next weekend – Sunday 8 August – is the official launch of Graffiti Moon. Come along and raise a glass to toast this wonderful book’s arrival on the shelves. Gabrielle Wang is doing the launch, and the hosts are the lovely peeps from The Younger Sun book shop. I can’t wait!

actual book in actual shop

July 28th, 2010 | Category: news

Everyone is very welcome to come along to the launch of Six Impossible Things. It’s happening tomorrow – thursday – at Readings, Hawthorn at 6pm. You probably won’t be quite as shocked as I was to see this – but somehow there’s this book in the physical world, something that existed only in my head,…

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July 28th, 2010 | Category: upcoming events

Looking forward to the Somerset Writers’ Festival in March! More details to follow.

eat, complain, walk

July 25th, 2010 | Category: food

We had dinner with old friends. We had risotto with pumpkin and sage and prosciutto. We talked about the kids and lamented the lack of idealism in this election campaign, while acknowledging that even an increasingly conservative labor government too influenced by what Robert Manne calls ‘the new school of focus group driven, ideas-free members…

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eat, write, cook

July 22nd, 2010 | Category: food

I said in the last post that I’m not going to be actually reviewing books in this blog. But I will talk about books and writing. And about what I’m enjoying reading. And I’ll also talk a bit about food. One of the things I love reading in other people’s blogs is their food writing….

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