Photo: Sunset, Rye Beach.
The books I read
Amazing, imaginative, exciting stories and gorgeous characters.
Ripping sea-faring yarns I've been collecting for decades.
Antique-forging rogue Lovejoy and the sexy escort Bonn.
C J Cherryh
Stunning scifi of inter-galactic scope with all-too human characters - apart from the aliens with tails.
Beautifully crafted fantasy and fellow Stargate author.
The best Star Trek books ever written - piercingly accurate characterisations and pure fun stories.
Generation-spanning fantasy - awe inspiring.
Mary Grant Bruce
Billabong: Australia in its infancy - so memorable.
Stories from childhood I still love today.
Girls Gone By
Georgeous reproduction editions of those wonderful books we grew up with.
Phryne: suave, sexy, Aussie flapper.
Jb and Ellen: two of the finest writers in the Stargate SG-1 fandom.
The places I go
The Australian Ballet
The best ballet company in the world. Not that I'm biased or anything...
The Astor Theatre
The way movies should be seen.