Tag Archives: Mag Merrilees

Writing lives, reading lives

This afternoon I went to a book event at Sophia, the spirituality centre at Cabra, featuring Mag Merrilees (who has featured in this blog many times). It was a lovely event, with readings and talk from Mag about her writing … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Mag’s blog

Following up from last week’s post, which was inspired by Mag Merrilees and her terrific book Tales Queer and Familiar, here is a link to her blog, where ‘Tales…’ make their first appearances. You may like to subscribe. The latest … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Putting down the stone

Today was the first day of the Feast Festival here in Adelaide, and I went to a book-reading in the city by Mag Merrilees, whose warm and funny book Fables Queer and Familiar has featured here before. It was a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

The sea! The sea!

Mad March came¬†early this year, with The Fringe already underway and Writer’s Week and The Festival starting today. My first event was last weekend, when Kathy and I went to Sarah’s Sister’s Cafe at Semaphore for a fantastic meal and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Friendship and community – in book form

I went to a lovely event this week, the launch of Mag Merrilees’ second book, called Fables Queer and Familiar. It was held at the Writers’ Centre in the city, and combined a few of my favourite things – friendship, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 11 Comments