August 28, 2014
Last Saturday, Melbourne writer Mel Campbell hosted an event of her creation, the Mid-List Author Soiree, at MWF. It was built around Mel wanting to bring together writers like she is: people who write for a living but aren’t blockbuster successes. Or, in other words, almost all working writers.
February 17, 2012
Cubans are beginning to inject money into the island’s ragged real estate. LA might decide that good graffiti art is not crime. The government talked about doing things to the health system. Some random on Twitter broke the news of Whitney Houston’s death about an hour before the media did. No more sneak-peakiness in the […]
December 9, 2011
Dymocks launched a new self-publishing service. Author Jack Heath read books by women writers for a whole year to find out if he was sexist. Facebook made some design changes and people are being creative with them. There’s increasingly strong evidence that quantum physics fuels one of the most basic processes of our world: photosynthesis. […]
December 2, 2011
Fiat settled a copyright claim with graffiti artists whose work was featured in an advertisement without permission or payment. A disabled pig gets around by using only its front legs. Future Fund Chair David Murray had some interesting things to say on Lateline. Like he doesn’t believe in climate change because if he did it would be […]