Better Reading was joined by author and blogger, Spiri Tsintziras, to discuss her health and wellbeing book, My Ikaria. Three years ago, Spiri felt stretched unbearably thin by the pressures of life as a working mum. She left Melbourne and went in search of a fabled Greek isle where the people are purportedly so healthy they ‘forget to die’.
Podcast guest: Spiri Tsintziras
Spiri Tsintziras is a best-selling author blogger, social worker and freelance journalist. Spiri Tsintziras has a keen interest in people and their stories. Her background is in social work and freelance journalism. She has worked in marketing, publishing and policy roles for more than 15 years and now runs the communications business Writing Spirit. Spiri has had numerous stories about food, family and connection published in the Age, and is the co-author of Parlour Games for Modern Families, the winner of the Australian Book Industry Award for Book of the Year for Older Children (2010).
Duration: 33 minutes