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Book Reflections – The Gathering by Anne Enright

Anne Enright won the famous Booker Prize for The Gathering. For reasons that I don’t recall I chose not to read it until I heard Enright interviewed on the BBC … Continue reading

November 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Book Reflections – When God was a Rabbit by Sarah Winman

When God was a Rabbit by Sarah Winman is a warm, funny and captivating story about growing up with close family bonds. I loved this book. It’s flawed and doesn’t … Continue reading

October 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Australian government cover-up mental health of children asylum seekers

When I was in Kulala Lumpur in January I spoke with a Burmese refugee whose 14 year old nephew is detained on Christmas Island. The man was happy that his nephew … Continue reading

August 8, 2014 · Leave a comment