And the winners are… inaugural Microflix Awards

September 17, 2018By Bronwyn_MehanMicroflix, NEWS

The inaugural Microflix Awards and Festival was held on Friday Sept 14 as part of the 2018 Surry Hills Festival. Microflix is a unique film festival which brings together great short Australian stories curated by Spineless Wonders and talented filmmakers. In its first year, emerging animators and sound designers from the University of Technology Sydney  … Read More

Coffee Pod|cast Ep 12 Paper Lining

September 17, 2018By Bronwyn_MehanEpisodes, NEWS

In this episode, Ali and Emma discuss Eizabeth Tyson-Donely’s ‘Paper Lining’ read by Eleni Schumacher. What is the weirdest thing you’ve found left behind by a previous tenant?  Join the discussion on Facebook. About the author Elizabeth Tyson-Doneley lives in tropical Brisbane and is a writer of poetry, plays and memoir. She has trained and … Read More

Little Fictions On Air Ep 6 Literary Mashup

September 12, 2018By Bronwyn_MehanEpisodes, Little Fictions, Shop

In this episode, Ella Watson-Russell presents audio stories which riff on the works of Shakespeare, Austen and Nabokov. You’ll hear stories by Mark O’Flynn, Michelle Cahill, Susan McCreery and Carol Ann Martin performed by Tim McGarry, Eleni Schumacher and Ella Watson-Russell.

Microflix @ Surry Hills Festival 2018

September 5, 2018By Bronwyn_MehanEVENTS

Join MC Bailey Sharp for the screening of 30 short animated films inspired by micro fiction.We’ll be celebrating the achievements of the talented teams of emerging animators and sound designers who created these microflix. We will also be officially launching the MICROFLIX Awards and Festival which will be held annually and open to authors and … Read More

Coffee Pod|cast Ep 11 To And From Your House

September 3, 2018By Bronwyn_MehanEpisodes, NEWS

In this episode, Ali and Emma discuss Angela Myer’s ‘To And From Your House’ read by Eleni Schumacher. It’s the morning after the night before and zombies are riding the Melbourne tram – or have our podcasters lost the plot? Join the discussion on Facebook. About the author Angela Meyer’s writing has been widely published, including … Read More

Little Fictions On Air Ep 5 Sydney Stories

August 29, 2018By Bronwyn_MehanEpisodes, NEWS

In this episode, our host Ella Watson-Russell presents tales from Sydney’s early years as well as from the not-too-distant past.  Featuring the voices of Joel Horwood, Felix Johnson , Claire Oehme and Eleni Schumacher, this episode includes stories about the Shark Arm Case, Petersham Swimming Pool and Parramatta Rd circa 1988. Authors featured include Karolina … Read More

Coffee Pod|cast Ep 10 Home Design Spring Catalogue

August 20, 2018By Bronwyn_MehanEpisodes, NEWS

In this episode, Ali and Emma discuss Bry Throssell’s ‘Home Design Spring Catalogue’ performed by actor Lauren Hamilton Neill. Is this an Alice In Wonderland scenario or a piece about dementia?  Let us know, here on the Coffee Pod|cast Facebook page. About the Author Bry Throssell is a graphic designer, visual artist and emerging writer residing … Read More

Little Fictions On Air Ep 4 Life Lessons

August 14, 2018By Bronwyn_MehanEpisodes, NEWS

In this episode, presenter Ella Watson-Russell presents three short stories about life’s ups and down. The first is ‘Loaded Dice’ by Blue Mts author, Mark O’Flynn and is performed by Joel Horwood. Felix Johnson reads Wollongong writer, Erica Woolgar’s ‘Directions’ and Eleni Schumacher performs ‘Chicken’ by Sydney author, Angela Argent. Mark O’Flynn is a much … Read More

Time Microlit Author: Lee Kofman

August 8, 2018By Bronwyn_Mehaninterviews, microlit, THE COLUMN, Time interviews

This week we talk to Lee Kofman about ‘Permanence’ which appears in Time, the latest Microlit anthology edited by Cassandra Atherton and published in 2018 by Spineless Wonders. In this interview, Lee talks about her approach to writing microlit, what she is reading right now and her favourite time of year for putting pen to paper

Time Microlit Author: Paul Munden

August 6, 2018By Bronwyn_Mehaninterviews, microlit, THE COLUMN, Time interviews

This week we talk to Paul Munden about ‘Winter, 1963’ which appears in Time, the latest Microlit anthology edited by Cassandra Atherton and published in 2018 by Spineless Wonders. In this interview, Paul talks about his approach to writing microlit, what he is reading right now and his favourite time of year for putting pen to paper