Summary of Small Things
By Carol Adams 

Please note, this book is now out of print.

Poetic fragments from the journal of an artist, spanning the closing months of a year in the remote desert town of Mparntwe/Alice Springs.


Paperback 120x178mm 50g. 54 pages.

ISBN: 9780648062912.

Book two in the Inland Writers Series—short reads from the Centre of Australia

Selected for Book Supply 2021 by the Indigenous Literacy Foundation.

Astute observations of her immediate environment, together with literary pickings, shine through Carol’s diary as she prepares to exhibit her paintings. Her healthy self-doubt is balanced by agile and sure prose that has an inviting, chatty confidentiality.’ – Rod Moss


About the author

Carol Adams is originally from South Australia, and has now lived and worked in Central Australia for the past thirty-five years. She is a music teacher, painter and writer.