“Motherthing” by Ainslie Hogarth
The Hamilton Arts Council has announced the nominees for the 30th annual Hamilton Literary Awards, which span several categories such as non-fiction, poetry and children’s books.
The shortlisted authors — some veterans, some new — cover a wide range of backgrounds and approaches.
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has been a reporter and columnist with The Spectator for 30 years, writing culture and lifestyle stories, commentary and humour. Now his column focuses on human interest, from personalities to twists in the social fabric and colourful echoes of local history. His passion is to capture this city’s flavour through its people and places; his conviction is their stories, opened forth in the right way, will wake up your hearts.