Cowshed Classes 2010

Published : Monday, January 04, 2010

The first cowshed class for 2010 starts Saturday 13 March and runs every other Saturday (9:30 till 4:00) till 22 May. (We keep the numbers small, so hurry.)

There’ll be a class in the second half, too: 17…

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Writing the Wild

Published : Sunday, October 25, 2009

On 5–7 November, I’m running a creative writing workshop in the beautiful Margaret River, WA. I share the weekend with writer, editor and dream reader Donna Ward (editor of the wonderful Indigo: Donna is workshopping dreams; I’m workshopping writing ("sleeping…

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The Poetry Archive

Published : Sunday, October 25, 2009

The Poetry Archive is a UK-based portal to the world’s poetry and poets.http://www.poetryarchive.org/poetryarchive/poetsHome.do

And I’ve just made it on there. Check out my entry and listen to me read a couple of my poems: http://www.poetryarchive.org/poetryarchive/singlePoet.do?poetId=12219

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Perth Writers Festival 2010

Published : Sunday, October 25, 2009

I’ve been invited to the Perth Festival in late February 2010.

Barry Lopez (Arctic Dreams, About This Life etc), who has been a mentor and a good friend, has been asked out to deliver the closing address; he…

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The man in the gunmetal sweater

Published : Saturday, July 18, 2009

I feel very well served by Steve Dow’s story in The Sun-Herald (Sydney)last Sunday (12 July). He read the book I meant to write. And Melissa Russell framed me—or someone like me on a good day—prettily under the crabapple beside…

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