Tuesday Teaser: New Release by small press Odyssey Books. Esme’s Wish by Elizabeth Foster

Tuesday Teaser: New Release by small press Odyssey Books. Esme’s Wish by Elizabeth Foster

I was excited to receive a copy of Esme’s Wish by Elizabeth Foster recently. Her debut novel, launched in Sydney on November 25th, is a young adult fantasy set in the world of Aeolia, a water world where people can breathe underwater and magic ripples throughout...
The Real and Imagined Lives of Australia’s Writing Women: Drawing Sybylla by Odette Kelada

The Real and Imagined Lives of Australia’s Writing Women: Drawing Sybylla by Odette Kelada

Winner of the 2016 Dorothy Hewett Award for an unpublished manuscript, Drawing Sybylla is a novel about the challenges women writers have faced in pursuing the writing life.     On stage, a woman named Sybil Jones is making a speech. She is talking about the...