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Moving to Canary Islands – When a Dream Comes True

It’s been a red letter week for me. After a six-week rigmarole pulling together all the necessary documentation for the Non-Lucrative Residency visa to...

Book Review: Riebeckite by O.R. Lea

About Riebeckite (Bruised Moon Sequence Book 1) Dangerous spores gather on Earth after an asteroid strikes the moon. Humanity watches the skies…but the real danger...

Dingo by Sally Dingo

This is one of those books I wish I’d read years ago, many years before it was actually written…there’s a problem there. First published...

The first-ever First Nations anthology of speculative fiction is playful, bitter, loud and proud

Image: Shutterstock This is not “just” an anthology of First Nations speculative fiction, but also the first anthology of First Nations speculative fiction. And what an entry onto...

Experiencing the Texts of Alice A. Bailey

This book is an edited and revised version of Isobel Blackthorn’s PhD dissertation The Texts of Alice A. Bailey: An inquiry into the role...

Chicken Soup for the Soul by Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen

I picked this up recently from some friends who are relocating overseas. I got some potentially good books from them, I’ll find out when...

Up The Garden Path by Norman Thelwell

I love Thelwell. I’ve been reading his books for so long I don’t remember when I first read them. He’s a cartoon genius, with...

Growing Up Disabled in Australia edited by Carly Findlay

This book is one of those books that was published during 2021. I’ve met the editor, Carly Findlay and also follow her on Facebook....

Great Australian Droving Stories by Bill ‘Swampy’ Marsh

This book came as part of a box set of books. I won them in an auction raising money for a good cause. It...

Great Australian Ute Stories edited by John Bryant

This book came as part of a box set of books. I won them in an auction raising money for a good cause. It...
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Casey McQuillen takes us through a soulful journey of love’s complexity in ‘Talk In My Head’

Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter Casey McQuillen invites listeners on an emotional odyssey with her latest single, 'Talk In My Head'. The poignant track delves into the...

A Comprehensive Guide to Porcelain Veneers, Dental Implants, and Your Smile Makeover

Within the realm of cosmetic dentistry, porcelain veneers and dental implants emerge as extraordinary solutions, not merely elevating smiles but also restoring confidence that...

5 Ways To Wear Maxi Dresses To The Beach And How To Take Care Of Your Skin

Are you ready to elevate your beach style game while keeping your skin glowing and healthy? Maxi dresses are the ultimate summer staple, effortlessly...

Mick Pacholli

Mick created TAGG - The Alternative Gig Guide in 1979 with Helmut Katterl, the world's first real Street Magazine. He had been involved with his fathers publishing business, Toorak Times and associated publications since 1972.  Mick was also involved in Melbourne's music scene for a number of years opening venues, discovering and managing bands and providing information and support for the industry. Mick has also created a number of local festivals and is involved in not for profit and supporting local charities.