On this website six Albury writers bring you stories from our region — from the mountains, the farms, the communities. There will be history, cultural notes, reviews, short fiction. Maybe even some poetry.
Our title, Riparian, means relating to or situated on the banks of a river. It also refers to the parts of the river that lie under the water.
Dotti Simmons loved stories and voices but most of all she loved words.
Dotti Simmons passed away peacefully at home on 1st November, 2021.
A poem by Sally Denshire published in Poetry for the Planet: An Anthology of Imagined Futures.
A lockdown poem by Sally Denshire - now part of the State Library of NSW 'The Diary Files' site
The Write Around the Murray (WAM) writers' festival is coming up on the 15th-18th September 2021. Ticket bookings now open.
A factory full of women... and untold stories... herstories...
This poem is a response to four of Joy Hester's images of girls currently on display at Heide Museum of Modern Art.
Sally Denshire's poem ‘A lineage of ecologies’ celebrates LeAnne Vincent's award-winning art work 'Flourish'. Vincent's Artist's Statement follows the poem.
“I willingly followed Baker as she skilfully led me away from the actual killer and entangled me in a web of deceit and half-truths. … haunting.”
A new novel from Riparian author, Jane Downing. Looking for a Book Club book? Here's a question to start with: what would you be willing to give up for love?