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READING THE TREES

Ashley Kalagian Blunt had to learn about trees all over again Ė and it was much more fun the second time around.

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5 September 2019 Author: Ashley Kalagian Blunt

Like Father Like Son

And thatís my present to Dad (and to myself) each Fatherís Day Ė a nod to the past, with an eye on the future.

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30 August 2019 Author: Craig Buchanan

Matthew Evansí Hazelnut and Ch...

I still love a biscuit, even as my sweet tooth has waned. A good one reminds me of learning to cook at my motherís apron strings.

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21 August 2019 Author: Matthew Evans

True Blue

If you are a regular in Lygon Street, Carlton, especially at Cinema Nova or Brunettiís, you would have seen Craig.

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21 August 2019 Author: Tess Pryor

Michael Mohammed Ahmad on Writ...

The Miles Franklin shortlisted novelist talks about his contribution to the 2019 Big Issue Fiction Edition

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19 August 2019 Author: Katherine Smyrk

The Sigrid Factor

Love is everything. Itís been fundamental to my world, to my life, to my development.

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6 August 2019 Author: Amy Hetherington

Make Buy Sell - Magazine Q&A

The Big Issue has had some recent changes within the past year, so we thought weíd answer some questions we receive regularly about our magazine.

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5 August 2019 Author: 

Housing ends homelessness

Standing in her new backyard, still muddy from construction, thereís a distinct sense of optimism mingled with disbelief.

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1 August 2019 Author: Anastasia Safioleas

Meet the Street Socceroos

A few years ago, Joel was sleeping rough on the streets of Brisbane. Now heís representing Australia on the international stage.

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1 August 2019 Author: Amy Hetherington

Sophie Hansonís GOLDEN SYRUP B...

This was a recipe Mum often made too and I remember hugging her after school Ė the sweet smell of biscuits in her hair and on her clothes.

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25 July 2019 Author: Sophie Hanson

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