November 22, 2017

Bronwyn Houldsworth

Okay, it’s history, and maybe you don’t want to write history. I’d say: try exploring your ancestors’ lives and bringing their stories into this century. Then, play “what if…”

October 25, 2017

Bronwyn Houldsworth

The previous short story, Threading Pearls, was inspired by my mother’s mother. I’ve a lot more family history to utilise in my writing, in particular a branch of my father’s family.

His maternal grandmother’s past was a mystery. Adopted by a New South Wales family on t...

October 11, 2017

Bronwyn Houldsworth

Before World War 1, my maternal grandmother migrated to Australia from Argentina with her widowed father and six of her siblings. She was the eldest of eleven children. Next, there were four boys, all of whom remained in Patagonia, and took over management of the cattl...

September 27, 2017

Bronwyn Houldsworth

This story was inspired by current commemorations connected with the centenary of World War 1.

When we think of wartime bombing of civilians, it’s invariably in connection with the Second World War, but during World War 1 England suffered many German bombing raids, init...

September 13, 2017

Bronwyn Houldsworth

Red, scrubby terrain out near Broken Hill, where emus and kangaroos run wild, and feral goats almost outnumber the native wildlife. Remember the equally feral movie Mad Max? Filmed at nearby Silverton. The perfect place.

August 30, 2017

Bronwyn Houldsworth

When I drove through the MIA recently, some towns were thriving. Others have become ghost towns. Recent travels throughout Victoria, Queensland and South Australia revealed similar pockets of almost deserted settlements.

August 17, 2017

Bronwyn Houldsworth

I hope you like the photograph of Sophia’s home. It’s actually a place in the south of England, and it’s not a residence. Maybe you recognise it? Let me know if you can guess where and what it is.

August 2, 2017

Bronwyn Houldsworth

True Love Is Constant was inspired by the beautiful park-like setting where my eldest son Steve married Anita.

July 18, 2017

Bronwyn Houldsworth

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