Belinda Broughton / Echidnas Don't Live Here Any More
This powerful collection leads readers through the harrowing reality of losing everything to bushfire.
Brenda Eldridge / Liminal
The question is, how did I become a seventy-two-year-old woman, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, wife, stepmother, editor, poet, essayist, artist and friend who ends every single day sending her prayers of thanks to the moon?
Jacquelene Pearson / Mother's Song
Mother’s Song heralds honesty, depth and the raw power of truth.
Kate Tongs / Living the River
Kate Tongs is a Tasmanian poet. Her poems have been published within Tasmania, and more widely in Australia and in New Zealand.
Simon Stuart / Stories of Strangers
Simon Stuart’s short stories have appeared in several literary magazines. He teaches and plays the double bass for a living.
Karen Blaylock / The Saying of Names
The Saying of Names is the first poetry collection by Karen Blaylock, who lives in the Adelaide Hills.
Rory Harris / milk & other poems
Through the noise of a world inundated by too much overwrought overwriting, too many clichés, too many lies, too many adjectives, Rory Harris's deceptively simple, short, imagistic poems ring like clear bells.
Libby Sommer / The Cellist, a Bellydancer & Other Distractions
Libby Sommer has the true poet’s eye for the deeper meaning that can abide beneath the ordinariness and small details of our daily lives and experiences.
Lyn Drummond / Painters, Philosophers and Poets Sustain a Seven-year Cycle
Follow the author's journeys from the bleak reality of war crime trials at The Hague's International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia to the cobbled charm of Arles, the French city where the Dutch painter Van Gogh flourished.
Ron Thomas / Water Over Rock
The poems flow from seventy years of experience: farming childhood, love and sex, and travels of the world, of the word and of the mind.
Joanna van Kool / Here and There
Joanna believes that poetry, unlike a novel, should be read in small bites, with each poem given time for digestion and thought.
Carolyn Cordon / Leonard Cohen Is Dead
n this collection, Carolyn Cordon presents social observations and thoughtful utterances in unassuming but crafted language.
Jeanell Buckley / Storm Over Sydney
This sequence of stories follows the journey of ten people across a sultry Sydney day as a storm builds.
Leann Richards / What Goes Up: Australian Juggling to World War I
This book discusses hoop rolling, plate spinning, traditional club and ball juggling, hat juggling and lots of balancing.
Sean Crawley / Long Jetty Short Stories 1
Sean Crawley writes about the everyday suburban lives of people trying to make sense of their relationships with each other and the ever changing world in which they reside.
Kathleen Fernandes / A Windswept Path
Kathleen brings to her poetry a short story writer’s ability to create character. She has an eye for gesture and movement, as well as an ear for the nuances of speech.
Ralph Spaulding & Graeme Hetherington (editors) / Upper Heights and Lower Depths: Poems by Vivian Smith, Sid Harrex, Margaret Scott, Graeme Hetherington
These four writers made one of the most extensive contributions to Tasmanian poetry in the last decades of the twentieth century.
George Genovese / The Bookworm and other stories
While most of the characters you’ll meet in these pages are far from perfect, and, with all their anxieties, foibles and frailties, a world away from being heroic, they are recognisably human.
Antony Fawcus / Time Paused Today
Slow down occasionally, and you are apt to find that time pauses too. Some of my most indelible memories have been formed in such moments and a few are recollected in this slim volume.
Thomas Simpson / Bone Picker
Bone Picker presents vignettes of place and memory that draw on senses of belonging, movement and conflict.