Elaine Forrestal

Monthly Archives: February 2015

The Premier’s Non-Awards

The Perth Writer’s Festival is always a good place to connect and network with other authors and illustrators. The hot topic at the Festival this […]

Lovestruck Rose

Nearly two hundred years after she created a scandal and made headlines in all the French newspapers, Rose de Freycinet is making headlines again. The […]

In Praise of Anthologies

Anthologies, whether of short stories or poetry, are often regarded as the poor relations of the commercial publishing world. If one adds up the number […]

Balsa wood!

Having decided, after many discarded attempts, on the title, On Wings of Steel, for my story of Australia’s pioneer aviators, I suffered a devastating blow this […]