Tom Lee is a author identified for his curiosity in panorama, know-how and the senses. He lectures within the Faculty of Design on the College of Know-how Sydney. His first novel, Coach Fitz, is printed by Giramondo.
THE LOST SALT GIFT OF BLOOD
This guide allowed me to romanticise one thing that I would taken without any consideration as a part of my upbringing: onerous labour in elemental situations. I grew up filling within the gaps between college life engaged on my household farm. It is hazy in my reminiscence now, however many ofMacLeod’s tales describe comparable however completely different experiences within the lives of characters in fishing communities in distant areas of Canada. I would at all times approached farm work begrudgingly. MacLeod’s writing made it appear wealthy and genuine.
THE FAVOURITE GAME
Throughout my HSC my mother and father gave me Songs of Leonard Cohen to hearken to. Thus started a five-year inside dialogue with this artist. After I found he had printed two books, I used to be already so obsessed that they solely wanted to be a bit be good to be superb. The Favorite Recreation is the extra autobiographical of the 2 and for me it functioned in a approach I think about some spiritual texts should for individuals who imagine in God. I attempted, and failed, to recreate my life within the picture of its protagonist.