Elaine Forrestal

Monthly Archives: May 2020

September too far away

At last the shackles are coming off and we can start living again! David Wickham, arguably Australia’s best accompanist and keeper of our classical music, […]

Don’t Judge This Book by it’s 80yr old Cover

‘Don’t judge a book by it’s cover’, I was told when I was young. I am no longer young – except at heart – and […]

Children’s Writers – Live

“For TV and film you just have to be,” Hugo Weaving said when interviewed for The Australian Review Magazine recently. “Stage is different. While developing […]

7th May

This has been such a strange time to be launching a book. I am very grateful to Fremantle Press for supporting me with their expertise […]

Who is Dryblower Murphy?

The goldfields are full of unusual characters. Here’s one from Coolgardie 1894. His name is Edwin Greenslade Murphy, but he often went under the name […]