The Bedroom Philosopher

Get Up Mum is out now

Meet my boyhood memoir! 12 year old Justin is keen to meet ya (but a bit shy).                                                                                   

Signed copies available ...

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New book Get Up Mum

I have a new book coming out May 21. It’s a memoir about my childhood. Think Angela’s Ashes meets The Castle. 

The Melbourne launch is Sunday June 10 at Northcote Uniting Church. I will be conducting a service in honour of my child self. All welcome. Men bring a plate.

For Book Week in 1991 the theme was ‘Book ...

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NEWS (9/2/18)

  • I made up a hand gesture for the summer Smith Journal. (illo by Indigo O’Rourke).
  • Here is a piece I wrote about phone boxes for the Good Weekend

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  • I played Harry Potter in the Wheeler Centre event Harry Who? The True Heroes of Hogwarts October 25 at the Athenaeum Theatre. I used to get called ‘Harry’ when I worked
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Cat Show Brisbania

  • My self-cat extravaganza comes to the Queensland Poetry Festival for one night only August 26!

  • I’ve uploaded an album of Cat Show tour snaps to Facebook. (Photos as well.) My website has been hell updated.
  • New cat documentary ‘Kedi’ has been described as the “Citizen Kane of cat documentaries.” Self confessed ‘cat’ Noel Gallagher slags off dogs in the Oasis
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