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THE PAST PRESENT is an eclectic mix of short stories by a new Australian writer. A wicked wit, a quirky style, a fresh and human touch ... All this and more has been said about the work of Sylvia Petter.
Paperback, 116 pages
Published September 1st 2001 by IUMIX Limited
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Shirley Golden

This volume of stories is global in scope. However, it is the depth of human emotions which makes it shine.

From the suffering of rootlessness and alienation to the hope of re-kindling a staid relationship.

This collection takes an intimate look at lives shaped by external circumstances and how individuals respond.

Each story is beautifully crafted and well worth reading.
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Writer of short and long, serious, sexy and fun. Australian in Austria, but all over the place in the space of a mind.

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