Coffee Podcast Ep 13 Perpetual Motion

October 1, 2018By Bronwyn_MehanEpisodes, microlit

In this episode, Ali and Emma discuss Samantha See’s ‘Perpetual Motion’ which is performed by Eleni Schumacher. Do we all really need to be attached to a particular physical place to feel at home? Join the discussion on Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/cofffeeepodcast/ About the author Samantha See is a twenty-two year old writer, theatre maker and university … Read More

Time Microlit Author Julie Chevalier

September 28, 2018By Bronwyn_Mehanmicrolit, THE COLUMN, Time interviews

We spoke with Julie Chevalier about ‘An American Photographer Fails To Snap Australian Night Parrot’ which appears in Time, the latest Microlit anthology edited by Cassandra Atherton and published in 2018 by Spineless Wonders. In this interview, Julie talks about her approach to writing microlit, what she is reading right now and her favourite time of year … Read More

Little Fictions On Air Ep 7 It’s A Jungle Out There

September 24, 2018By Bronwyn_MehanNEWS, NEWS & EVENTS, Shop

In this episode, ‘It’s A Jungle Out There’, four authors contemplate the lives of animals. What is it like living in a dog-eat-dog world? Has human habitation spelt the death of some species? And what happens when we encroach on their world? Join presenter, Ella Watson-Russell for 30 minutes of great listening.

Time Microlit Author Venita Munir

September 22, 2018By Bronwyn_Mehanmicrolit, THE COLUMN, Time interviews

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

Off The Page @ Story-Fest 2018

September 22, 2018By Bronwyn_MehanShop

OFF THE PAGE: words + image + sound = one hour of mind-rending, heartbreaking theatre. Whitney Richards presents this winning formula where words are ripped from their paperback snugs – staples still attached, ink still dripping  –  swallowed whole, then arrayed before you by actors, artists and musicians. You’ll take a train ride up from … Read More

The Microflix Story

September 19, 2018By Bronwyn_MehanTHE COLUMN

At the time of writing this post, we are still mid-way through the first season of Microflix screenings at the 2018 Surry Hills Festival. So if you live in or are visiting Sydney, there is still time to see these thirty fantastic animated films. Our launch and awards night was held a week ago, but … Read More

Australia Who by joanne burns

September 18, 2018By Bronwyn_MehanLittle Fictions

Australia Who: Scenes from dystopia is a performance of scenes adapted from award-winning joanne burns’ novella about environmental devastation and people power. The multimedia performance uses live theatre and projections to bring four scenes to life. This free event is suitable for adults only. Bookings are recommended as places are limited. Book here.

And the winners are… inaugural Microflix Awards

September 17, 2018By Bronwyn_MehanMicroflix, NEWS, NEWS & EVENTS

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, NEWS & EVENTS

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.