Short Musings at the 2018 Australian Short Story Festival by Jacoba Quayle

I had never been to a writers festival until I volunteered for the 2018 Australian Short Story Festival. While university set me up with the technical skills of writing, there wasn’t a class I could take on the uphill battle of being Read More

Blurring the Boundaries ASSF2018

… Is it simply the way it’s set out on a page that determines whether writing is poetry or prose? Amy Lin and Robert Wood shared a Sunday afternoon untangling definitions, reading prose and poetry. This enjoyable conversation was recorded on Sunday Read More

The Long and the Short of it ASSF2018

On the afternoon of Sunday 21st October, Julia Prendergast and Luke Johnson discussed with Sarah McNeill the differences between writing short stories and novels, and why it matters. Considering the short form in all it’s glory, the panelists considered what truly makes Read More