Australia, Australia. (Summative Entry AU)

  “Australian Literature helps me to expand the boundaries of my own experience.”     Experiencing the world is something that occurs constantly, in different ways and on different levels; literature gives us a clear insight on these experiences gained from Australia, both through urban and wild landscapes. Australian Literature, and the learning of it … More Australia, Australia. (Summative Entry AU)

Dear Mr White…

Creative: Write a letter to Patrick White telling him what you think of any one of the texts you have read this week.   Dear Mr White, You have a way of capturing your audience’s attention at the very beginning of your works. When I see the title, The Prodigal Son, I imagine gaining an understanding of a … More Dear Mr White…

Engraved in my Mind

CREATIVE Write a paragraph of prose in the style of Henry Lawson. The dry air fills my lungs in a weird sort of comforting way, like a congested hug from a friend that you can’t detach from. Slightly uncomfortable, very constricting, but welcome. The wheels that tread the reddened ground raise the individual pieces of … More Engraved in my Mind