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The Biscuit

The little boy lies on a rattan mat next to his mother as his brother walks around and around them in continuous circles. His eyes follow his brother’s circuit. He doesn’t focus on the other people surrounding them. He’s still … Continue reading

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A Paragraph of Description

I’ve been doing an online creative writing course through the Sydney Writers’ Centre. It’s a five week course. Each week, I listen to an hour or so of tutorial before preparing an assignment. The last assignment was about description and … Continue reading

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Someone else’s tsunami

It is now 12 months since the catastrophic tsunami hit Japan. It was on that day 12 months ago that we took our sons to the beach for the weekend. We often go to the beach in March (and here … Continue reading

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