Category: Books & Reading

The Club: Ladies love it!

The Club: Ladies love it! Maria started to leave, then stopped and said, “There are still a few things for you to learn about the club, Roger. I’ve just thought of a couple more. “There is an unstated code of how the cinema is laid out and used by club members. I’ve already mentioned how..

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Jessica: A young woman’s journey

Jessica: A young woman's journey - Jessica wandered out of the laundry, leaving Angela and Sally planning their next adventure. 
As she was passing by the double doors that led to the little sun room, she glanced in and saw three men sitting on a sofa. The men looked much older than the other men..

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Water Water …

“We plant the seed, nature grows the seed, we eat the seed.” “Shut up Neil.” “We plant the seed, nature grows the seed, we eat the seed.” “I said shut up Neil.” Glunk. “Oh my God, I’ve killed a hippy!”  A memorable moment in that wonderful and irreverent British comedy series The Young Ones, first..

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Richard Lee In Print & Out of Print Publications

Here is a full list of Richard Lee In Print & Out of Print Publications Erotic Fiction The Eros Crescent trilogy in separate volumes: The Fifi Code (ISBN - 978-0-909431-02-0) Eros Crescent (ISBN - 978-0-909431-05-1) Mount Eros (ISBN - 978-0-909431-08-2) Available in late 2020 The Eros Crescent Excerpts. Six small volumes containing the activities of..

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Beware of the Aliens

Beware the Wheel Cactus Fox shit! How interesting is that? Why am I wandering around Mt Tarrangower and examining the faeces of Vulpes vulpes, the Red Fox? Well, it’s all part of understanding the distribution of the Wheel Cactus (Opuntia robusta), a difficult to eradicate, introduced species threatening our bushland and farms. So yes -..

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Big Bird

What is the size of a small toddler, sleeps all day standing up, and can sometimes be seen with the grisly remains of last night’s dinner hanging from its claws ready for a snack on waking up? Give up? Ninox strenua, better known as the Powerful Owl, is a local resident and the family we’ve..

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Akira with Coco and Nico

Akira with Coco and Nico excerpt from Mount Eros, the third title in the Eros Crescent series by Richard Lee.  “I’ve invited a couple of old school friends, Coco and Nico, around for dinner tomorrow night, Caroline.” Miranda and Caroline were lying in bed on a bleak rainy London Saturday morning. Caroline was staying at Jackie..

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Golden Whistler

How wonderful it is to see some of our less common native birds in the town and in our gardens. Planting flowering Australian shrubs, and if possible, trees like our indigenous Grey Box or Yellow Gum or a flowering Ironbark, provides the food and the incentive for their visits. The exotic Eastern Spinebills who visit..

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Richard Lee

Being a bookseller and shop manager at Australia's largest bookstore in the late '60's and early '70's was a wonderful experience for Richard Lee. The Paris riots of 1968, the Counter Culture and anti Vietnam war movements and the fight against literary censorship were all defining moments which fed the new revolutionary and exciting bohemian..

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Inner City Saturday Night

Inner City Saturday Night from AUSTRALIAN SHORT STORIES by Richard Lee. The row outside got worse. It was midnight on a Saturday night in inner-city Melbourne. The gentle rain on the roof of the small upstairs bedroom would usually be a comforting sound and we would have settled into the warm bed and a deep..

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