Bits and pieces to inspire and amuse.


  • Hi friends, my first interview! Thanks E-Tangata, and also Edward Aish for making me look less like a harassed mum and more like a professional author    Step

  • MEDIA RELEASE 18 October 2018 First-time author launches two novels First-time author Steph Matuku is making an extraordinary entrance into the New Zealand book sc

  • By Steph Matuku   Every month, this happens. My little brother and I go to bed and he pulls the curtains wide so the round moon can shine through. The silvery

  • Was an honour to be a part of  such an amazing team Rubber Soul Productions we won the HP 48 HOUR FILM Taranaki 2016 – over all win and Best Director, Best O

  • By Steph Matuku This is a piece of prose that was featured in an anti-fracking art exhibition in New Plymouth, March 5 – 26 2017, at JD Reid Gallery. I’m not fully

  • By Steph Matuku   Every morning when the alarm went off, Brent farted, sat up and stretched. This particular morning however, the alarm didn’t go off and the

  • It was 9am on Monday and I was exhausted. But the weekend hadn’t been a dehydrating haze of booze, bass, and whatever buzz I could get my hands on (which was prett