At the start of ‘True Glue’, Dale the postie is called a Luddite by his mate and wonders if this is some religious or political splinter group he hasn’t yet heard of, before going home to google it. In ‘Slow Burn’, Daryl Turtle has a troublesome close encounter with a yellow toaster while suffering from ‘man flu’, resulting in a hilarious scene in a chain store when Daryl walks down the aisle in his pyjamas dropping bread, ‘Is it Hansel and Gretel?’ asks a little boy.
'Six' by John Clanchy
by John Clanchy
Finlay Lloyd, $25 pb, 245 pp, 9780987592934
Rachel Robertson is a West Australian writer and lecturer in professional writing at Curtin University. She was the joint winner (with...
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