I discovered this footy scarf at my sister's place and couldn't resist trying it on. Technically it's a Brisbane Lions scarf but to an old Fitzroy boy like me it still represents the Fitzroy Lions of my childhood. The Fitzroy footy club played … [Continue reading] about Carn The Roys
I'm looking forward to wrapping up the fourth draft of my memoir. I have two chapters to complete and then I'll start the fifth draft. Once I complete the fifth draft, which I hope to do in the next few weeks, I'll hand over the manuscript to my … [Continue reading] about Are We There Yet?
I created this board of system cards to get an over view of the memoir I'm currently writing. Each card contains a chapter heading and subheadings for vignettes that I have written. The cards in this picture do not show the text for privacy … [Continue reading] about The Big Picture in Small Words
'Fitzroy Raw', author Tom Petsinis' new novel, has recently been published. I haven't read it yet but I am looking forward to doing so as it covers my old stomping ground of Fitzroy during the 1960s. I met Tom at a reading he gave in the … [Continue reading] about Fitzroy Raw
Well, I've had some positive feedback on the fourth draft of my memoir from my editor so I won't chuck it in the bin just yet. She's going to recommend some chapter titles and themes which will make it easier for me to start the fifth … [Continue reading] about Don’t Chuck it in the Bin – Yet