Cass Moriarty
is the author of Parting Words and The Promise Seed.

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Portrait February 10, 2018

Conductor Alondra de la Parra

At home with the music director of the Queensland Symphony Orchestra, Alondra de la Parra.

Portrait December 16, 2017

Gender-equality activist Tasman Bain

A conversation with Tasman Bain, co-founder of PNG gender-equality charity Meri Toksave.

Portrait November 25, 2017

Fighting the good fight for veterans

“For 20 years, Terry O’Connor has advocated for the rights of service personnel to access their lawful entitlements, including the sought-after Gold Card, which grants unlimited access to medical services, or to gain compensation for post-traumatic stress …”

Portrait October 21, 2017

Jane Shakespeare and the Fig Tree Children

The woman working to keep Sierra Leone’s children in school.

Portrait August 26, 2017

Chance encounter

A chance meeting with an elderly musician draws the author into his troubled life.

Portrait May 13, 2017

My grandmother at 109

Looking back on the long life of the oldest Queenslander.