Category: fiction

We started converting her about a year ago after encouragement from a neighbour, who has laboured almost as many weekends and evenings as me, my partner and his dad on wiring, bolting and cursing her new electronics into action. Maia …

Meet Joni EVa: the electric Kombi Read More »

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A little way back I attended Catherine Devenys ‘Gunnas’ writing class. She’s sassy, funny, clever and full of little tricks to get hands to keys. Highly recommended, see her site for class schedules. Here’s something I wrote during the day.

After a period of dormancy, the larva emerges to face the world:

[I’m trying to finish a paper, meaning all time not spent in painful gestation feels guilty. With super storms, the unfolding tragedy of our bedraggled reef and a certain wobbliness on the personal front, sometimes things seem a little bleak. …

Luciérnagas (fireflies) Read More »

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It is from Dead Man’s Cove that the small group leaves. The sign reads ‘Pretty Beach’ and is nailed to a tree at a rakish angle. Soledad traces the faded yellow lettering with her fingers, watching the boat disappear out …

Outside the Island Read More »

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