The Promise of Home


I wish I could write about Scotland the way Kári Gíslason writes about Iceland. In his quiet, restrained and I have to say magificent memoir The Promise of Iceland he explores his love of the country, its landscape and culture, its flaws and what he misses. Better than that, he articulates a set of emotions […]

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Event: 10 April 2010


I’ve been invited to read some stuff. And you can come and watch and listen. (If ye want to obviously.) It’s a free public event in the Meeting Room of Brisbane’s Central Library. It’s a Saturday and its starts at 3:00pm. The meeting room’s on the ground floor (turn left inside main entrance) of the […]

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