What is Domestic Noir?

domestic noir fiction

The literary world is complex. There are broad genres then sub-genres and even deeper categorisation beyond that. Within the Crime genre, Domestic Noir occupies a peculiarly feminine place. It comprises crime that usually takes place within familiar places such as the home or workplace. It often concerns itself with the woman’s perspective. At it’s core, … Read more

Grassroots Writers Weekend


Grassroots Writers Festival Grassroots Writers? Imagine a writers event where there are no talking heads spruiking about their just-published book. Imagine a weekend devoted to the craft and practice of writing, facilitated by local writers who may or may not be published. A sharing of knowledge and the love of writing, wrapped up in a … Read more