New Zealand author Jenny Patrick is a children's writer and jeweller, but has won thousands of fans with her adult novels, Landings (based on the Whanganui River and The Denniston Rose (set on the West Coast). She talks to Alice about how she was captured by Denniston and the characters that settled in this inhospitable location.
Celebrate the underdogs of glamour-tinged rock, pop and electronica. Revel in the hasbeens, b-sides, album tracks and remixes neglected elsewhere on the airwaves. Hear tidbits, light banter and joie de vivre from the creatives of the then and now, now and then.
Muffin Talk invites you to take a break and consider all aspects of spirituality. Host and guests explore ecology, meditation, prayer, health, civil society, the history and values of religions, grief and dying, storytelling and spirituality and many more topics of the heart and spirit. An opportunity to pause for 30 minutes of thought-provoking insights.