Monthly Archives: September 2010

And so it begins

First big interview was published today, in The Age and SMH, double-page spread and even the cover story on A2. Wasn’t expecting the cover! I guess I should have expected that the sex gets the attention. The Age somehow managed … Continue reading

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The bastardy Second Book

Now that I am, phew, oh thank god, on the other side of the Bastardy Second Book trauma (only just), I would like to share my experience of the dreaded chasm between First Book and Second Book, and what I … Continue reading

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Stockings

I did a talk at Vermont South library this week. It’s five years now that I’ve been giving these talks, and to be honest each time it feels a little more like shrugging on a cloak made of the past, … Continue reading

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Expectations

I wrote The Romantic because I had no choice, it hummed in my veins, it flexed in my bones, it tingled in my fingertips. It was ready and so was I. Continue reading

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