Alexander McMahon

The Caped Author


Mar 2017

The Measuring Shtick

At the moment, I'm planning on joining the Australian Army Reserve (yes, Army 'Lite'). This means, as you might imagine, that I have to become a lot fitter than I am now. As a part of this, there is a... Continue Reading →

My Birthday

Yesterday I turned the grand old age of twenty-three. Leading up to the day, I continued to have mixed feelings about the nature of birthdays in general, particularly how they are contemporarily celebrated. Something that I have grown to inexplicably... Continue Reading →

Walking on thin Love

I personally find myself enthralled by the many great tales of the world that have been passed down through history fact and fiction, great stories are perhaps one of my greatest obsessions. Those who know me well can attest to... Continue Reading →

Everyone’s a little bit wrong

Racism has been a hot topic for over a hundred years throughout most of the world, and continues to remain a big issue today. Even countries generally considered to be some of the most advanced and civilised have had massive... Continue Reading →


At a recent local writing event, I had the opportunity to discuss my novel with a group of (significantly more experienced) writers. We talked about our writing projects and how we are going, with one of them asking me about... Continue Reading →

How to be a ‘Goal-Getter’

So this is a post that isn't entirely writing-related, but everything I write here is still LIFE-related, so bear with me. I'm a bit obsessive with my thoughts at times, sometimes overthinking a single point to the point of... ridiculosity.... Continue Reading →

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