Happy Birthday, Wild Arancini Press!I had to renew the registration of my business name today. Three years have slipped away in no time!And what a lot of books produced in that time. I'll indulge myself with some pictures. WildArancini Press - Gallery of Titles
Just a wee bubby little recording (2 minutes or so) from the Voices collection. This was just a little test run, really to get a feel for how to read such short pieces. I'll probably do a fresh recording and perhaps an article to accompany it over on the Frank Prem dot com site, but … Continue reading Voices In The Trash – a small reading on Youtube
I find that I've slowed down a little with this, the last tranche of my Archives project. It amused to take a screenshot of the task: What lies ahead - Archives 2020 5 Archive books to bring the collections to 2020Lagoon is poetry from 2006 focusing on stories from the Millennium drought here in Australia … Continue reading How goes the last tranche?
It si my pleasure to share a link to another very lovely 5 star review of A Kiss for the Worthy. This review is by Victoria Ray and you can find it on Goodreads, here, if you'd like to check it out. Find the ebook on Amazon, here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B084BWM755 ~
A few small milestones that it's my pleasure to mention. I get very excited when these things come along. Hot New Releases I love getting images as evidence. A status sometimes only lasts for an hour or so never to be seen again. Here are images snapped today, that got me going. A #1 Hot … Continue reading Books Updates
I've mentioned a few times, here and there, that I am trying to construct a picture book that will work as an ebook, as well as in physical book form. I do a lot of my writing with the assistance of some external thing that I allow myself to focus on. In the process, I … Continue reading Frank’s Bear Book – Chillin’. All right?
I'm delighted to introduce a new literary podcast venture, started by Ky Garvie, a writer I met at one of the Rainforest Writing Retreats that I've spoken of before in these pages. Ky has just released Totally Lit: Episode 3, featuring an extended interview/discussion with Australian author Edwina Shaw. It's an interesting listen, and I … Continue reading Totally Lit – a new podcast series by writers for writers
I'm setting up an Advance Readers (ARC) Group through my Mailchimp newsletter account later today (21/01/2020), and inviting anyone who has previously read a pre-release copy of one of my collections (Small Town Kid; Devil In The Wind; The New Asylum; Herja, Devastation) and who is willing to receive and review copies into the future … Continue reading Establishing an ARC (Advance Readers) Group
I'm conscious of spending very little time with the poetry blog recently, and thought I should perhaps show what I've been up to, with a view to next year. I've been intensely involved in trying to master the art and cradt of book creation from scratch. All in all, I've made substantial progress with five … Continue reading What have I been up to?