Where was I?
How did I get to be so busy? It’s a mystery. The past couple of months has been hectic, almost frantic, with teaching and performing work, online events—symposia, lectures and […]
Well Am I Old Yet? Yes? or No?
In case you are wondering, the answer is… It’s not about the answer, it’s about the conversation that the question incites. I have this conversation a lot. It starts with […]
Return of the Favour
When I returned to Australia in 1997, after an absence of 30 years, the first acting job I was offered came from a Brisbane based company, Trocadero Productions. I had […]
No spoilers, I promise. If you want to know how it ends, you’ll have to listen all the way through. All I can say is, some things are resolved, while […]
Signs of Life
It was a tiny sprig, wrapped in cotton wool, a gift from a friend’s garden, which she had snipped from the plant she had grown from a similar sprig from […]
Gift of Friendship
Inspiration comes in many shapes and sizes. Sometimes it is literally an intake of breath. That’s what happened to me, when I first unwrapped the Christmas present from my dear […]
Swings and Roundabouts
It’s been quite a week, and apparently not just for me. A strange 7 days of nothing bad happening, but yet feeling stressed. And I’m happy to say, it seems […]
Yesterday I recorded the latest episode in the adventures of Helen Docherty, as she traverses the rocky road to antiquity. But instead of doing all the voices myself, I called […]
OK, I’m exaggerating. But I’m excited! So I’ve started writing a new episode before I’ve even recorded the last one. And new characters are popping up insisting on getting into […]