Elaine Forrestal

Monthly Archives: October 2019

The Kitchen Dance

With my new historical novel, Goldfields Girl, creeping closer to completion I’m reminded of the ‘kitchen dance’. Just as the preparation and serving of any meal […]

Graffiti Allows Memories to be Revived

Deep in the bowels of the Kalgoorlie Town Hall the basement walls are covered in graffiti. Layer on layer of names, dates and titles of […]

Hard Work and Imagination with a Bit of Gold Thrown In

After the intense concentration of two major edits, when everything has to be revisited and all the details of characters, plot, setting, grammar, style and […]