Category: Brain food

Travel Under Any Star: A Book Review In Two Parts


I’ve enjoyed Veny Armanno’s writing for so many years that it seems a difficult task to ‘review’ this latest release. I can unpack it through the pragmatic lens of the reviewer, or I can speak from the heart about my…

Straight White Men (Theatre Review)

Brisbane theatre review

Straight White Men by Young Jean Lee La Boite at the Roundhouse Theatre, Brisbane Straight white men, especially the middle to upper class variety, are regularly told they hold a privileged position in society.  Historically, this has been true in…

Like I Can Love by Kim Lock

Kim Lock Australian fiction

Like I Can Love by Kim Lock Macmillan Australia RRP: $29.99 It’s been awhile since I’ve read a book I wanted to yell at. Do you know what I mean? The kind of book that has you sitting in bed…