Reading in progress -

A various field - the chapbook on the top is Jen Crawford's Lichen Loves Stone. It arrived in today's mail - a beautiful small collection of poems from Susan M. Schultz's Tinfish Press in Hawai'i. It deserves a closer view -

Order from Tinfish here

Jen Crawford will have a new collection, Koel,
coming from Cordite Books in 2016.

click on images to enlarge them


SOON soon

Dear music lovers, the curious and the courageous;

In January 2016, we celebrate 15 years of the NOW now.
A 6 night festival over three venues in Sydney.

107 Projects, Redfern
Paddington Uniting Church, Paddington
and Warehouse to be confirmed

We got late news that we had no funding at all, but have decided to go ahead with a festival powered by the energy of the musicians and artists involved. We are still pulling the program together, thus far, musicians from Norway, Switzerland, Japan, Marrickville and Redfern are confirmed :)

Watch this space, but block your diaries.

it's on.

8pm January 18th through to January 23rd
107 Projects
107 Redfern St

Other venues & program coming SOON soon


Shock of The Ordinary
Photographs 1975 – 2015
by Kurt Brereton

Introduction by Munro Jones with commentaries by the author

Collectors Deluxe Edition – only 50 signed and numbered copies.
Published by Jellied Tongue Press

$100 cost price + $20 postage in Australia/$50 International
(200pp 26cm x 26cm 115 colour/68 b/w photos perfect bound)

Taking orders now
contact Kurt Brereton here.

Shoalhaven City Art Centre
December 19
at 12 - 2pm

NOTE The hardcopy edition usually sells out before launch date. 10 copies are held back for sale at launch. Any extra copies will be on sale at Gallery at retail price of $125.