In Defence Of Gossip Magazines

In defence of gossip magazines

  • May 31, 2017

It is easy to despise certain gossip magazines. They build up celebrities before brutally tearing them down with make-up free…

Why Write?

Why write?

  • May 26, 2017

The news is not good for writers. One of Australia’s great authors, Frank Moorhouse, is apparently going broke. He is…

Freedom Song, Amit Chaudhuri

Freedom Song, Amit Chaudhuri

  • May 18, 2017

It feels as if spring has gone on strike, enabling winter to continue until December. The mercury is sluggish and…

On Love, Alain De Botton

On Love, Alain de Botton

  • May 18, 2017

From the popularity of The Bachelor to the amount of paraphernalia surrounding Valentine’s Day, it seems that romance is having…

The Writer Stripped Bare

The writer stripped bare

  • May 18, 2017

It can be hard to find gifts for a father-in-law. If he’s not into golf, footy or fishing, the choices…