Elaine Forrestal

Monthly Archives: March 2017


Writers learn to write by writing. Reading a lot helps. But there is no way to teach writing to someone who is not prepared to […]

Withdrawal Symptoms

When a manuscript that has been dominating my waking life, and sometimes my dreams, for at least six months goes off to a publisher for […]

Eloquent pictures

Like so many Australians I never met Bill Leake and yet he has been an integral part of my daily life for at least ten […]


Listening to Norman Jorgensen talk about the title of his latest book, Smuggler’s Curse, at the annual A Night With Our Stars event on Thursday reminded […]