Margaret River Press

Viewing articles posted in September 2015

29
Sep

Four Stars for 'More to the Story - conversations with refugees' by Rosemary Sayer

Four Stars for 'More to the Story - conversations with refugees' by Rosemary Sayer

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Chris Saliba co-owner of North Melbourne Books and a freelance reviewer awarded More to the Story - conversations with refugees a four star rating in his review for Books+Publishing magazine’s third issue for 2015. ‘If the Taliban caught me they would slowly cut off my body parts: one finger one...

17
Sep

A new venture - Centre for Stories

A new venture - Centre for Stories

John and Caroline Wood have embarked on a new venture with the establishment of a Centre for Stories in the heart of Perth's CBD. Caroline says, 'we believe in the transformative power of Stories (written, told, exhibited and performed) to transcend culture, language and time.

15
Sep

The Short Story - Michelle Wright

The Short Story - Michelle Wright

Could you share with us the inspiration behind your story in the collection? The title of my story - “To Call Things by their Right Name” – is taken from a Chinese proverb that I came across online - “The beginning of wisdom is to call things by their right...

11
Sep

The Short Story: Glen Hunting

The Short Story: Glen Hunting

You've been featured twice now in the Margaret River Short Story Competition anthologies. Tell us about your writing practice, as it related to the drafting and revising of those two particular stories. "Martha and the Lesters" began life as a kind of Roald Dahl piece; that is, it was pretty...