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Books I loved in 2017


I started the year as I always do, with a selection of books by Australian writers, this time because I was fortunate enough to be on a writing panel with Carmel Bird, Josephine Wilson and Nicole Sinclair at the… 1,051 more words

Books And Writing

Blogging: Stock Images and Why I Can't Do It All

The other day, someone said to me ‘oh, you’re really brave to admit you use stock photos on your blog’ and I just thought huh?? … 583 more words


Give your support to State of the Arts Media - a great service with a bright future

State of the Arts Media has just two weeks left to reach their crowdfunding goal of $4000. If they can’t reach it by November 23, they lose the benefit of the donations pledged to date. 664 more words

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October Mini Haul and Wrap Up

Heyyyyyy guys, what goes on?

On this very sunny Tuesday, I am coming to you with my October (mini) book haul and wrap up! As you may know, I went on vacation with my family to Rajasthan this month, and that was after I finished my midterms. 1,074 more words


'The Ghost of Greystone Grange' (1877)

A little bit of bonus Halloween spookiness for you. This overdramatically-posed image of an elderly gentleman being terrified by a ‘White Lady’ is the cover of a late Victorian mystery novel, written by… 98 more words


5 Fascinating Audiobooks for Your Commute

Most people I know these days have a commute of some sort, whether it’s by car or public transport. Mine can be either 20 minutes or almost an hour, depending which location I’m heading to, so some entertainment on the journey is a real requirement. 412 more words


Answered: Should I Do NaNoWriMo This Year?

My short answer is: yes. But read on and find out why that doesn’t apply to everyone, and what to expect if you’re doing it for the first time. 899 more words