Strawberries in the Desert

Story telling from Australia

Love in the Outback now on sale in UK, USA and Europe

Love in the Outback is now available as an ebook in the UK, USA and Europe. The paperback was released in Australia and New Zealand last year and you can … Continue reading

March 24, 2015 · 5 Comments

Moments that Matter

In a whirlwind week of talks, dinners, lunches and meetings there were moments that stood out – moments that matter. Alan Erskine is an award-winning Mildura based journalist and editor, … Continue reading

September 1, 2014 · 8 Comments

Exploring the back streets of Berry

Any visitor to the south coast of New South Wales knows the town of Berry. At just over two hours’ drive from Sydney, Berry is the place to stop and … Continue reading

August 22, 2014 · 13 Comments

The magic of story telling

There’s something magical about story telling and I don’t pretend to know what’s behind it, but I do know I had the best fun in Dubbo and Orange. And libraries? … Continue reading

August 8, 2014 · 8 Comments

Be careful what you wish for

On the last day of July, with another month of winter still left here in the Southern Hemisphere, Sydney’s temperature hit twenty-five degrees; nine degrees above average for this time … Continue reading

July 31, 2014 · 8 Comments

New Life in the Bush

Thank you Malcolm Sutton for this lovely piece in The Land about Love in the Outback (and thanks to John Elliott for letting me know). Click on this link if … Continue reading

July 1, 2014 · 15 Comments

I'm a writer based in Australia with a passion for gardening, remote places and people with a story to tell.