Mum's booties
There’s something horribly invasive about going through another person’s belongings. Even when that person has passed away or been placed, […]
My mum, Patricia Hein in her Blue Lake Ladies Pipe Band uniform and bagpipes
In May of 2012, after years of knowing there was something seriously wrong and getting worse, my mum was diagnosed […]
Australian rural romance author Cathryn Hein's great-grandfather Lou Hein, circa 1900
Have you ever wondered where your passions developed from, whether they were inherited, nurtured, spontaneous, or even adopted from someone […]
The Man From Snowy River by AB Banjo Paterson.
I’ve just begun writing my next rural romance which features a heroine determined to resurrect the long-defunct local hunt club’s […]
2015 Sydney Royal Easter Show - Cake Competition
Cake fans, this one’s for you! I had no intention of having a separate cake blog post to match Part […]
2015 Sydney Royal Easter Show - Woodchopping
It’s time for part two of my Sydney Royal Easter Show picfest! I hope you enjoyed Part 1 with all […]
2015 Sydney Royal Easter Show - cattle
I’ve never been to the Sydney Royal Easter Show but last Monday I remedied that. And what a ball I […]
It’s less than ONE MONTH until my sparkling new rural romance THE FALLS releases and the pre-orders are ready to […]
Video still of brumbies at the Spirited exhibition
While I was visiting Canberra the other week for the Australian Romance Readers Convention, I was fortunate enough to catch the […]
And come out we did, but perhaps not in the way you’re thinking… A few weeks ago I posted an […]
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