Rebecca Watts, Gary Longden and Me

Header Photo:  ‘Apples and Snakes: Raw and Biting Cabaret Poetry’, Pluto Press, London, 1984;  ‘In the Pink: the Raving Beauties Choose Poems From the Show and Many More’, The Women’s Press, London, 1983. A year ago I had a very nuanced and worthwhile discussion online with the British Poet Gary Longden. Gary had responded to a […]

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On Plagiarism

  Let’s face it, they say ‘imitation is the most sincere form of flattery’, but as any struggling writer who’s been plagiarised can tell you, it doesn’t feel very good. Especially when others make money from publishing or performing the work they pilfered from your book or blog without permission. Living in Brisbane, I have […]

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