Ma’s Passionate students offer a Challenge

Koala Blue says Hi.  He just woke up and needs a cup of blue gum tea or he’ll eavesdrop on our conversation. Here’s a surprise.  My short fiction class of eleven people received an assignment.  Their challenge after six sessions of beginning craft was to write a rant in second person point of view and in one long sentence.  The … Read More

Kaye LindenMa’s Passionate students offer a Challenge

Ma Can Never-Never Leave It

“Fifty Tales from Ma’s Watering Hole”         “Behind the Back of Beyond, in the Land of the Never-Never; in that elusive land with an elusive name—a land of dangers and hardships and privations yet loved as few lands are loved—a land that bewitches her people with strange spells and mysteries, until they call sweet bitter, and bitter … Read More

Kaye LindenMa Can Never-Never Leave It

Introduction to Ma’s Tales

Introduction to Fifty Tales from Ma’s Watering Hole By Kaye Linden  Introduction Once upon a time, Ma lived in the northwest corner of the continent, in the White Lily Lagoon country on the edge of the Australian wet lands and dry lands. A shamanic doctor by trade, she mentored young apprentices whose bones she had once mended. She journeyed within … Read More

Kaye LindenIntroduction to Ma’s Tales