Midweek Moment #60: A Floral Feast

Midweek Moment #60: A Floral Feast

Monique and I can't help ourselves when it comes to flowers, and I hope you're not bored that we're bringing more of them today. But they are beautiful, and it is Spring ... Long-term readers of this blog know I'm firmly in the Margaret Olley trenches when it...

Nadia L. King: Are My Boobs Guilty

Nadia L. King: Are My Boobs Guilty

This week's post is a little different, but something I think all women of a certain age will relate to, so keep reading ... Nadia L. King was born in Dublin, Ireland, in the 1970s. Her first book “Jenna’s Truth” will be published this month by Aulexic...

Maureen Helen: On the Edge of Eighty

Maureen Helen: On the Edge of Eighty

Every week when I introduce the next writer in the attic, I say how excited I am to welcome them as my guest. It's probably starting to sound as if I'm just saying it because I must, but it's true. Every week I am excited—and...

Emily Paull: Being a Writer in Your Twenties

Emily Paull: Being a Writer in Your Twenties

This week, Emily Paull joins me in the attic. Emily is a writer, a blogger and a bookseller. In 2014, she was Young Writer in Residence at the KSP Writers Centre in the Perth Hills. Her work has appeared in Trove, METIOR, [Re]Sisters and Shibboleth and other stories,...

Midweek Moment #55: Golden Sunsets

Midweek Moment #55: Golden Sunsets

At the lake where I walk, about halfway around the path there's gap in the fence. If I nip through, there's a dirt track that takes me past the line of Moreton Bay figs, out through the rushes, and into a marshy area that juts out into the lake. I need my proper...