A brief break in transmission

I know this is completely irrelevant to most of you, and I don’t really do straight politics here, but I have to just every now and then. Did you listen to the broadcast of Nicole Cornes first press conference? You can hear it here. It really isn’t easy to...

Something to see

Thanks to the good nature of the man with whom I share the care of my children, at Adelaide Fringe time I do get out and about quite a bit. There are evenings I must stay at home – his tennis nights, for example, are not to be interfered with, conscious as we...

Heysen Tunnel

heysentunnel_08 Originally uploaded by adelaide writer. This is the Heysen Tunnel. Image – along with a stack of others – from here.

a night out

Five plays in, and I have stopped feeling cross. I am not quite so annoyed that when I put in my bid, I thought the prize was for eight plays when really it was for six. And because it was so late by the time the prize was finalised, I got the crappiest seats. Nearly...