An unsent note found in a school uniform casts Kass into the underworld. Kass takes us through her journey. Telling us about feelings of childhood abandonment, living between Greece and Australia: the Western Districts of Victoria, Athens, Camberwell, the Blue Mountains, fine wool marino sheep, and the constancy of her grandparents. She then tells of the note in her pocket that changed everything, teen pregnancy, going to the same school as Nicola Lynas and Carmen Chan, her continued...
Bassam drops in to tell us about growing up a Muslim boy in a Catholic School, his Christian friends, and his desire to become an altar boy! Bassam runs away from the family home, lives with his grandmother and opens his own cafes in his 20s. The story of the successful migrant family hits a bump when Bassam gets entangled in a world of drug dealing and jail. But it is while he is serving time at a prison dairy farm that Bassam befriends Bongo 2256. It is here Bassam makes a decision to lead...
In his last week before going to jail for 3-4 years for cocaine trafficking, Jules drops in for a chat. The story starts with Jules's grandfather fighting against the Nazis in WW2 Greece, then moves to his father, who disapproves of childhood Jules' excessive weight: the result of an illness. In an attempt to win his father's love, Jules becomes a successful boxer, but in the process sinks deeper into the underworld element connected to the boxing world. Jules gets addicted to drugs and...
Ineke talks about falling off a four-storey building while sleepwalking, the very public murder of her father, being a high-flying PR woman in London and New York, becoming a heroin addict, and then pulling it all back together to live a life where there's 'not much to report': just how she likes it these days.