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Author Talk: Laurie Steed @ Busselton Library

What was it like to be on the other side of the writing process and to edit the collection of short stories for the Margaret River Short Story Competition? I’ve done a bit of editing work before; I was one of the fiction editors for the Melbourne literary journal Etchings a few years ago. While…
Andrea Goldsmith It’s a great pleasure this evening to be launching Helen Gildfind’s first book, her wonderful collection of stories THE WORRY FRONT. I first met Helen back in March 2013. She was one of a select group of emerging writers to be awarded an ASA mentorship. I was her mentor. I accepted her on…
Tell us a bit about yourself. My name is Graeme, and I’m doing an internship at Margaret River Press during the first half of 2018. I’m in the last semester (I hope) of a Master of Arts degree, majoring in creative writing. I started reading when I was about six years old (Roald Dahl’s The…
Nina, you eat too much. Every meal you tell yourself, You’ve got to stop eating like this. You never feel hungry. You never feel full. You’re always out of control. Now it’s 9pm. Again, you’ve sent yourself to bed to stop yourself eating. Again, you can’t sleep: all you can think about is food. Maybe…

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