Sunday Sesh: Many Moons

Today I saw so many amazing things: the super-moon, a vivid double rainbow, my nan. I’m keeping it short because sometimes there are no words. Just a feeling. An image. …

The Night Before Christmas

Everyone goes to sleep early and without ten quarrels. I get to kick back and watch television, whatever channel I like; I flick through nine channels. I’m left snacks: eight …

Dear Mother (stop)

Dear Mother arrived in England seas calm am healthy and happy -(stop)- started new job at automotive company people friendly and gay boss very happy with me -(stop)- Aunty Jan …

Sunday Sesh with TLG

It’s Sunday; you’ve got more time to read, I’ve got more time to write so grab a wine and I’ll tell you a story. I took a day trip with …

Under Tom Ugly’s

Guest post by Fiona Lark We’d drive off from the ramp, run around the bay and he’d pick a spot to fish. We would climb over the back and swim …

A Cottage On The Farm

A cottage on the farm. A wheelbarrow cradling herbs. Footsteps all sizes pressing the grass, trampling the garden. A tall cage housing a beautiful, white cockatoo. Where’s dad, nan would …

Show Me The Light

The Literary Gangster is really pushing her power round here now. The 100 word story has been bumped today for a longer story. Why TLG, why? Because I can, that’s why. …

Steam Will Rise

I’m hungover. All I want is to go home and eat Mum’s leftover spaghetti. My sister warns me they had a fight again. I get home, slap a bowl of …

Hundreds And Thousands

It’s lunch time. I slap together a cheese and Vegemite sandwich. He selects two slices of bread from the loaf, places them on a plate. The loaf gently twists in …

Tutorial…

Boys, today in tutoring we will be learning about plants. Let’s look at some key words. Are there any that you aren’t sure about? Yes Miss: chlorophyll and photosynthesis. Great …