Therese Spruhan

Each month we shine our spotlight on a member of the Writing NSW community to learn more about their writing journey, achievements, and inspirations. This month we spoke with Therese Spruhan, author of the newly-released anthology of short stories, The Memory Pool:...

Akin by Emma Donoghue

I really enjoyed this book. The charming opening lines with warmth, humour and classical references, pulled me into an old man’s adventure with his great nephew. Noah and Michael are realistic, appealing characters and quickly, I found myself in the best of places –...

December 2019

The Nowhere Child by Christian White Ashley Kalagian Blunt, Senior Program Officer The Nowhere Child flashes between present-day Melbourne and 1990s Kentucky, where a little girl went missing. Most of her family believes she’s dead, but one amateur investigator...

December 2019

Sunday 1 December: Brave New Word Youth Poetry Festival. The first state-wide Youth Poetry Slam finals takes place on the second day of the festival! Curated specially for young talents, this exciting event features Rudy Francisco. Grab your tickets before they sell...

Writing NSW Survey 2019

We’ve had a ball of a time planning our courses, festivals and other exciting activities for writers this year. We want to do even better by you in 2020. Something to tell us about a course, tutor or writing group you loved? Ideas for further improvement? Complete our...