Tag Archives: Mr Wigg

SWF: 19-20 May

I’m participating in a few panels and teaching a workshop at the  2014 Sydney Writers Festival from 19-25 May. I’m also excited about seeing Melissa Lucashenko interview Alice Walker (Yes, Alice Walker!); Sarah Blasko & Josh Pike performing; and Emma Donoghue’s closing address. … Continue reading

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Maleny’s Celebration of Books

Don’t miss Maleny’s Celebration of Books this weekend – now in it’s second year. There’s a great program, including Steven Lang’s in conversation w Christos Tsiolkas on Monday night. He’ll be talking about his new novel, Barracuda, among other things. … Continue reading

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BWF 4 – 8 September

I love the Brisbane Writers Festival (BWF); it’s my favourite time of year. Brisbane usually turns on perfect spring weather, and a bunch of great writers are in town. It’s a time for strolling, listening, and thinking — refreshing your … Continue reading

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Potts Point Bookshop interview

                    Read the interview with the lovely Potts Point Bookstore about writing Mr Wigg …  

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Mr Wigg book launches

For those who can get along to the launch of Mr Wigg in Brisbane or Canberra, I’d love to see you there. Brisbane: 6pm Friday 28 June, Avid Reader Bookstore, West End. Launched by Kristina Olsson. Canberra: 3pm Saturday 6 July, … Continue reading

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Tower of Wigg

One of the most exciting times for an author is when a box of their books – fresh off the press – arrives in the post.   In my case the excitement was shared with the staff of my local … Continue reading

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Mr Wigg – the cover

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In the Wake of the Raftsmen

A short story of mine, In the Wake of the Raftsmen’, appears in the current volume of the Review of Australian Fiction. I’m featured alongside Mary-Rose MacColl, which is a huge honour. You can click on the link at the bottom of … Continue reading

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The Next Big Thing – I answer ten questions

  The Next Big Thing is a blog chain where writers answer ten questions about their writing, then tag other writers to do the same. I was tagged by Lisa Walker, the fabulous author of the funny yet heartwarming Sex, … Continue reading

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Quince

Hippmenes caught the bear-suckled huntress, Atalanta, in a footrace and marriage by throwing her three quinces to slow her down Continue reading

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