Announcing the Recipients of the 2019 Writing NSW Grants

Writing NSW has announced the recipients of its 2019 Writing NSW Grants for early career writers, emerging writing organisations, and a writer & scientist working on a joint project. Four early career writers will receive a grant of $5000 to support creation of...

Wendy James on the evolution of the domestic noir

Have you always loved writing crime fiction, or was there something in particular which sparked your interest? I’ve been reading crime fiction ever since I was a child, and when I began writing – I started my writing life as a writer of short stories — even...

The Brisbane Line by J.P. Powell

“Nothing in this town was [far], although the winding river confused distances, making everything oddly separate. Like wavy parallel lines that never met.” The Brisbane Line is not so much about the alleged WWII plan to abandon Northern Australia in the face of...