All Creatures Great and Small – A Reflection on Grieving for a Pet

This week turned out to be a tough week. On Wednesday afternoon a treasured pet passed away in a rather traumatic freak accident – traumatic to our dear Coco, who really did suffer in his last moments, and to myself and my teenage son, who tried our very best to save him but were sadly … Continue reading All Creatures Great and Small – A Reflection on Grieving for a Pet

Sunday Spotlight with Fleur McDonald — Australian Women Writers Challenge Blog

Chatting with Fleur McDonald about her latest release, Where the River Runs, over at the Australian Women Writers blog for Sunday Spotlight this morning. Today I warmly welcome Fleur McDonald to Sunday Spotlight, here to chat about her latest release, Where the River Runs. What provided the inspiration for the story threads in Where the … Continue reading Sunday Spotlight with Fleur McDonald — Australian Women Writers Challenge Blog

Bingo! The Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton

It’s bingo Saturday once again – that rolled around fast! The square I’ve filled for this entry is: A book with a mystery Mystery threads itself right the way through this novel so it seemed like the obvious choice for this bingo square. While I read some crime fiction on occasion, mystery has never factored … Continue reading Bingo! The Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton

Sunday Spotlight with Melissa Fagan — Australian Women Writers Challenge Blog

Ahead of the release of her forthcoming book, What Will BeWorn, I had the pleasure of chatting with Melissa Fagan over at the Australian Women Writers Challenge blog. Isn't this just the most gorgeous and atmospheric cover? Welcome to Sunday Spotlight. Today our guest is Melissa Fagan, author of What Will Be Worn, releasing on … Continue reading Sunday Spotlight with Melissa Fagan — Australian Women Writers Challenge Blog