ResearchED Melbourne 2017 sparks witch hunt

I have been loosely involved in researchED Australia over the last couple of years. For the first event in Sydney in 2015, I suggested a couple of speakers. It was me who recommended that Kevin Donnelly be invited to take part in a panel discussion. At that time, he and Ken Wiltshire had just completed […]…

Q Station, formerly known as the Quarantine Station at North Head, was the perfect setting for the NSW English Teachers’ Association inaugural Writing Teachers Retreat. Formerly a place of infection and despair, the revitalised Former Men’s Smoking Room was our primary writing space for two days at the beginning of these April school holidays. As […]…

Tuesday Tidbit: Good Morning

Happy Tuesday, time for another D.R Breshears Tidbit! This is what I strive for in Flash Fiction; quick intrigue, quick emotion, and a hint of unsolved mystery. Enjoy! Good Morning The alarm clock was heard from the other side of the thick wooden walls. He would slam the clock, yawn, cough, scratch his balls, then […]…