The Ditmar Awards are Australia’s fan-voted awards of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror, and the more people who get involved, the better! The nomination process is simple, nominations are open to anyone active in fandom (ie anyone who reads fantasy, sci-fi or horror, or are part of community celebrating one or all genres), or anyContinue reading “Nominations Open for 2021 Ditmar Awards”
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Where to Start?
I’ve been trying to write this blog post for some time, to get it out there, to get it done. 2020 did not end well, with the death of my father in November. I’ve taken some time since then, and have recently been trying to get myself together to pick up where I’d left off.Continue reading “Where to Start?”
What’s it going to be then, eh?
“What’s it going to be then, eh?” is how every part of Burgess’ ‘A Clockwork Orange’ starts. It’s how every day of our own lives start too. Is this the day we finally get our shit together? Is this the day we do everything that we’ve been putting off? Is this the day we’re goingContinue reading “What’s it going to be then, eh?”
Welcome to my Blog
I guess you’re wondering why an author would name their blog ‘The Perils of German Cuisine.’ And it’s a good question. My mum and her family escaped from soviet East Germany and, as refugees, found their way to Australia. Exploring my German roots and connecting with German culture is something that’s important to me,Continue reading “Welcome to my Blog”