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Cultural heritage, superheroes and me – guest post by Gillian Polack

I love talking about a new novel just before it gets released. It gives me a chance to explore some of the more entertaining aspects of my work. Mostly, people are asking me about ghosts, for this new novel is called The Time of the Ghosts and will be released this weekend. It’s as much… Continue reading Cultural heritage, superheroes and me – guest post by Gillian Polack

Australia · Authors · Conventions · FanFundery · GUFF · Rantalica

Conflux Schedule

Conflux is a science fiction convention held in Canberra since 2004. I have been repeatedly warned it is of a more writerly bent. It seems to mean that is more similar to SFeraKon and Istrakon than Swancon was in terms of writers' presence and numerous writing workshops. Am looking forward to finding out. My schedule,… Continue reading Conflux Schedule

Australia · Fannish sightseeing · GUFF · Rantalica · Travel

Sydney, day two

I love Dr Who but have not been a very faithful viewer these past few years. Number one, I am still not over David Tennant. Number two, having a child makes time fly and unwatched episodes, seasons even tend to pile up. Now that I am in Australia, every fan home I stayed at had… Continue reading Sydney, day two