Vin Maskell Melbourne, 1989, midnight I am sitting in a blue Laser sedan under a streetlight in a back-street in Brunswick. A Yorkshire rapper is in the passenger seat fiddling with a cassette and the car’s tape player.
Tony Kelly Rostrevor College, Adelaide, 1973 At the school eisteddfod Phil Donato sang Ave Maria. I sang Blowin’ In The Wind. I thought my song was an inspired choice.
Colin Ritchie Colac High School, April 1966 As always, Form 4B were ready and attentive for Mr Moore when he arrived for class. Mr Moore was our favourite teacher. A groovy with-it guy, up to date with all the latest trends
Casselise Rowe The family room, Boronia, a Sunday afternoon 2000 What would happen when everyone realised what a fraud I was?
Vin Maskell Falling asleep. Melbourne, summer of 2010-11 That first summer I heard about the girl from the Red River Shore I felt a little better, if a little sadder, about the world.