Margaret River Press

Viewing articles posted in July 2017

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Jul

The Resilience of a Generation: The Great Leap Forward

The Resilience of a Generation: The Great Leap Forward

Sophie and her paternal grandfather who had the ‘good war'. The Resilience of a Generation by Sophie McClelland Resilience is a topic that has been on my mind for a while. One of my earliest memories – I can’t have been much older than four – was of feeling the...

15
Jul

North, South, West - by Laura Elvery

North, South, West - by Laura Elvery

In early June, I flew from Brisbane to Western Australia. I had won the Margaret River Short Story Competition and was invited to the Margaret River Readers and Writers Festival. Our panel, about the collection Joiner Bay and other stories, was at lunchtime on the Saturday with a small but...