Perth Salute to David Bowie

  \   Ziggy played guitar. And flute, and violin, and viola… Who knew that the…

Parmenter Pops Bugs – and Shares Recipe

      I had never intended becoming a killer, but it happened. And it wasn’t my…

Perth Physio’s Life-changing Spell in Ethiopia

      A chance encounter with an elderly nun in WA’s north-west was to change…

Kylie Moore-Gilbert: Australian Trapped in Iranian Jail Hell

          As I write this from my cosy office, on the other…

Rollo Hasluck: He Did It His Way

          There was barely a dry eye in the room as author…

TV: Genevieve Lacey, Recorder Queen

      ABC Compass is airing a daring and innovative short film, Recorder Queen, on…

Miik Green’s Phantasia of Colour and Form

      Linton & Kay Galleries has sailed out of the pandemic doldrums in a blaze…

Yuot’s Harrowing Tale of Survival in Sudan

      WA-based mining engineer and author Yuot A. Alaak  sometimes marvels he survived his…

Arundhati Roy’s The Ministry of Utmost Happiness

    If you haven’t yet read The Ministry of Utmost Happiness,  you’ve probably heard of…

The Train to ‘Claremont Killer’ Court 72

      On Thursday, I caught the train in to the city to see the…