Tasmanian caves in the spotlight

Very happy to see ‘Wild Medicine’ in the Sydney Morning Herald this morning, putting Tassie caves and adventure in the spotlight. http://www.smh.com.au/good-weekend/wild-medicine-there-are-greater-truths-in-nature-than-our-brains-can-comprehend-20160915-grgrnt.html My second novel, The Better Son, based in the vast northern Tasmanian cave described in the article, is out today after six years of research, writing, and just…

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talking fiction

Looking forward to chairing a session called ‘Imagined Worlds’ at the Tamar Valley Writers’ Festival this weekend. The panel includes three wonderful writers: Rohan Wilson, Favel Parrett and Emily Bitto. Also talking the craft of fiction on sunday with the lovely Heather Rose, Favel Parett and Murray Middleton. Lots more…

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