All posts tagged short story

the writing muse

The sign that inspired the winning story

Last month I wrote of the ‘couple of stories’ that had been ‘gifted’ to me – one inspired by a cardboard sign tacked to a tree not far from my […]


Award-winning story

What a tremendous thrill to hear I was joint-winner of the Todhunter Literary Award with my story Middle-man. I’ve been long-listed, shortlisted and runner-up for both my novel and short […]


Time to read and reflect

Back at my desk from time-out in Sydney and Bali. Sydney was a very enjoyable family time, a meeting with our latest grandchild, young Tom, and the chance to attend […]