Writers On Writing / Talking Podcasting with Kate Montague & Belinda Lopez
Belinda Lopez is a writer, performer and radio producer for ABC RN’s This is About podcast. Kate Montague is the founder of Audiocraft, a community for Australian radiomeakers and podcasters. What inspired you to pursue careers in podcasting? KM: It wasn’t until I had my first child – and I was home more – that […]
Writers On Writing / Kate Holden on Writing For Yourself
Kate Holden is the author of In My Skin: A Memoir and The Romantic: Italian Nights and Days, both best-selling non-fiction memoirs published by Text. She is also a longstanding columnist for The Age. Some of her essays and interviews on memoir are also available on her website. What inspired you to become a memoirist? I never intended to […]
Book Review / Almost Sincerely by Zoë Norton Lodge
Zoë Norton Lodge is a comedic goddess. You may know her as the cat lady from The Checkout, a presenter on The Chaser’s Media Circus and the creator of ABC’s live storytelling program, Story Club. As if that wasn’t enough, Zoë has put the rest of us mere mortals to shame with the release of her kick-ass book Almost Sincerely. Thanks a lot, Zoë.
Book Review / Tea With Arwa by Arwa El Masri
Tea with Arwa, a memoir by Arwa El Masri, provides a valuable glimpse into a Muslim woman’s experience living in Australia. This memoir follows the story of Arwa, a young woman navigating a new country, struggling to reconcile her Saudi and Australian identities. The book succeeds in broadening the readers understanding of Muslim culture, while […]