Thanks to the generosity of my publisher, Penguin, I have been able to offer ten copies of The Old School, for readers to catchup before the publication of Beams Falling. I'll be going into Penguin's Sydney offices next week to sign the winners' copies and get them in the mail.
Meanwhile, the giveaway to win copies of Beams Falling continues! Good luck to all who have entered so far.
As publication date draws nearer - 26th February - I've spruced up a little around here. The events page is now current, with four dates added and more to come. I've also put together a new page called Other Writing where I've put the details (and links) of short stories, essays and other pieces I've written.
Meanwhile, Sydney in summer remains gorgeous and I'm making the most of it.
Three visits to the Open Air Cinema at Lady Macquaries Chair is always a highlight. I mean seriously, this -
Though, as a cricket tragic, spending a day at the Sheffield Shield at the Sydney Cricket Ground
watching the mighty Speedblitz Blues being mighty is my idea of heaven. And the lack of crowds means you get to have the splendour of the heritage bar
almost all to yourself.