What I’m Reading October 2017

I am a nervous flyer. Some flights are better than others, and that usually correlates to how I’m doing on the anxiety front at that particular time. I’ve often wondered what I could do to help alleviate some of that anxiety and have come up with some ideas like going in a real flight simulator…

Eltham Festival of Stories

A flying in-and-out post today, but I really wanted to bring attention to a fantastic event that I will be a part of very soon – the Eltham Festival of Stories. For the cost of a gold coin donation which will go to the Indigenous Literacy Foundation, there is an entire day of programming and…

What I’m Reading September 2017

When I was perusing the bookshop at last month’s Melbourne Writers Festival, I was excited to see The Last Days of Jeanne d’Arc by Ali Alizadeh on the shelf. I admire his poetry – ‘Marco Polo‘ is one of my favourite poems – and was curious to explore his prose, which I hadn’t read, while learning more about…