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The Joy that was GenreCon 2015

I just got back from a fantastic weekend up in Brisbane for GenreCon 2015. Organised by the Queensland Writers Centre, hosted at the State Library of Queensland, and run by some excellent writerly ninjas (including Peter M Ball, who ran a tight ship all weekend with the help of super-friendly volunteers and staff of the QWC), GenreCon brings together professionals in the industry, writers at all levels of their careers, editors and publishers — essentially, everyone who puts their time, energy, and passion into genre fiction. 511 more words

Disappointed with Amazon!

I’m so disappointed with Amazon.com because it seems that every book that I tried to buy can’t be shipped to Malaysia. Even the sellers stated that they do ship to Malaysia. 172 more words


Tutoring The Year Of The Novel Online for QWC

I’ve just put the final – truly final – touches to my new manuscript, Close To Home, a feeling at once exhilarating and terrifying. Exhilarating because it marks the end of a year long process of writing, revision and proof reading and terrifying because before too long the novel will be out there in the world for all to see. 143 more words

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Shhhh... I'm On Writing Retreat

“The scariest moment is always just before you start.”
~ Stephen King, On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft

Shhhh… I’m on writing retreat.

Well, …

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Kim Wilkins' Bluebell Tattoo

A slight change of pace here, with my bluebell tattoo design for the lovely author and academic Kim Wilkins (with a connection to her latest novel, … 26 more words


The Autumn Castle and Giants of the Frost by Kim Wilkins

Giants of the Frost book is my Christmas present and I love it so much.

I can’t wait to finish reading the book.  So far I am loving it! 8 more words


The Best Books I Read in 2014

2014 has been a busy year for me, and sadly that means I haven’t been able to blog as much as I would like. But in between work and study, I devote almost all of my spare time to reading, and I have encountered some wonderful books this year. 1,524 more words