AGGIE

June 30, 2022 0

from the Warner songwriting collection `Aggie’ is a very early song of mine, written I think around 1972 when I was first coming to grips with writing songs. Like nearly all my songs it was […]

MY CRIME READING FAVES

April 12, 2022 4

Dave’s Shelf L-M Since I blundered onto The Maltese Falcon in the school library at age 14 (I was looking for a book about knights and squires and thought it sounded swords and shields like) […]

NED KELLY CATCHES A BREAK

September 6, 2020 0

It was terrific news to learn that my novel of last year RIVER OF SALT had been shortlisted for the Ned Kelly Award for best Australian Crime Fiction. When I first started writing crime fiction […]

Books and Songs

October 27, 2019 1

Sometimes in my brain the link between a book I write and a piece of music is incredibly strong. The strongest was this year when I wrote the song No Good Can Come From This […]

LIFE OF CRIME NOW ON YOU TUBE

May 15, 2019 1

A video of my library talk with @tonydurant is now available on my You Tube channel so if you couldn’t make it you can get to hear it anyway. The event includes readings, songs by […]