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Jail Time

Jail Time

Friends snapped a photo of both my novels, secure in the Old Melbourne Gaol. A big shout out to the staff there who have supported my writing by promoting the novels. If you haven’t visited the Gaol, make a point of visiting it next time you’re in...
Brisbane Book Authors’ Trophy 2024

Brisbane Book Authors’ Trophy 2024

When passing the trophy  over, previous trophy winner, Julie Miller, posted: Congratulations to Peter Long on being the third recipient of the BBA Perpetual Trophy. The Brisbane Book Authors Perpetual Trophy is awarded to any BBA member in recognition of outstanding...

Yarning Short Stories @ Oxley Men’s shed

I was privileged recently to spend time discussing short stories with talented writers from the St John’s Oxley Community Men’s shed. Meeting fortnightly, the men share stories, ideas and writing tips, and publish an anthology of stories, including sketches that not...
Another Five Star Review for ‘Identity’

Another Five Star Review for ‘Identity’

Sarah Todman Reel 244d0a9c01e25846128c6379a032481a6fThank you poet, Sarah Todman, for this wonderful review of ‘Identity’. It is so thoughtful of individuals to respond so generously after reading a novel, respecting the effort and hours that the author...
Village Voice Review “Identity”

Village Voice Review “Identity”

Received quite a thrill when visiting friends from Darwin informed me they opened a magazine at a Newfarm coffee shop, to see a photo of me and an accompanying story. They delivered a copy when we sat down yesterday for a chat after many years since I was in Darwin....