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Monthly Archive for December, 2005

Good news – Julian (the yr.10 student I tutor in English) got good results for his school certificate. I don’t know how much credit I can take; I think my teaching philosophy has to be just talk about what is interesting, and relate it to literature – there shouldn’t be any teaching ‘at’ someone. Things [...]

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magic numbers

found out the hot info…apparently there is money available for emerging writers in Australia, but of course that want you to have a reputation first, for instance 25 poems, stories etc. published in reputable literary journals. better start counting and sending. I’m sure this one a.m. fixture on Vibewire won’t count as a literary journal, [...]

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a first posting

I just sent off another poem to Vibewire as part of my online residency (can you ‘reside’ online?); also just created a blog. On blogs you can share stuff with the world, but it’s inherently not as personal as a diary I guess. Someone I know discovered stuff about him, written by a teacher, so [...]

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