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The stuff of dreams – the 2011 NSWWC’s Speculative Fiction Festival #specfic11

Creating dreams, and pursuing them… Last Saturday at the 2011 NSW Writers’ Centre Speculative Fiction Festival, Pamela Freeman (Blood Ties, Deep Water and Full Circle) said that speculative fiction was: the kind of story that my mother would say weakens your hold on reality For me, this summarised the entire festival, with its dreamy ambiance… Continue reading →

#AurealisAwards 2010. Rapture included.

For those who could not be there… Saturday, 21st May 2011 was the day set by many doomsday Christians as the beginning of Armageddon, or the Rapture – the taking up into heaven of God’s elect people. It was also the day set for the 2010 Aurealis Awards. As far as I know, no one… Continue reading →

  • Words by Zena Shapter
  • 22 May 2011
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