Dave Warner’s new thriller: Over My Dead Body

      Award-winning crime writer Dave Warner, aka “The Suburban Boy”  tells The Starfish about his…

Short Story: Rikki Don’t Lose that Number, by Tom Percy

      Walking down the street one Saturday morning, Rodney heard the old Steely Dan…

Film: Ammonite, starring Winslet and Ronan

      “The greatest fossilist the world ever knew” was the title given to Mary…

Film: Corpus Christi

      Corpus Christi is memorable for the riveting performance by Polish actor Bartosz Bielenia…

Film: High Ground

        Partly inspired by real events in 1919 High Ground is a film…

Film: Nomadland

      A film crew and two professional actors travelled four months through the vast…

Recipe: Jane’s Prune, Rosewater and Pistachio Ice Cream

        I came up with this recipe for a magazine feature on making…

Festival Film: Girls Can’t Surf

    You don’t have to be a surfing enthusiast to appreciate this enjoyable documentary. Girls…

Summer Book Gift Ideas

        Still looking for Christmas gift ideas? If it’s a book you’re after,…

Perth Celebration of the Late, Great Bowie

        It’s five years since David Bowie left the mortal coil, but thanks…