The Waterfowl Are Drunk by Kate Liston-Mills

Kate Liston-Mills sets her slim volume of short stories, The Waterfowl Are Drunk, in her hometown of Pambula, on the far south-coast of New South Wales. The volume opens with Bound, the tale of a fox raid on waterfowl nests in the Pambula wetlands. The story ends with...

Sarah Lambert

This month’s Spotlight On features Sarah Lambert, an award-winning writer who works extensively in Australia, the UK and the US. She is best known as the creator and producer of Love Child, the smash hit drama for the Nine Network. Her other credits include The...

February 2017

Jane McCredie, Executive Director Over the summer break, I read Adele Dumont’s No Man is an Island, a memoir of her time teaching English in the immigration detention camps on Christmas Island and at Curtin, near Derby in WA. Adele did a mentorship at the NSW Writers’...