An encounter with Simon McInerney - Tasmania's only freelance butler
Imagine having a member of staff within your household dedicated to keeping the wine cellar stocked, the laundry fresh, vehicles fuelled and faux pas in etiquette and appearance to a minimum. One could breeze through life with considerably more ease.
Not many are in a position to avail themselves of such an individual these days. But those who are may well engage the services of Simon McInerney, Tasmania’s only freelance butler and one of an elite few in Australia... (click below for full article)
To mark the occasion of being fully funded for publication, I met with Martin Amis, literary genius and tennis player of some note, on the rooftops of Paris 1980 and Launceston 2017 - he there, I here. This is what he had to say... (click below to read more)
Fiona Stocker is an English writer based in Tasmania. Her book Apple Island Life is due for release with UK publisher Unbound in mid-2018.