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Sh*t Writers Say: Ben Law on queers, Asian culture and collaboration

Growing up both gay and from a migrant family has provided Ben Law with plenty of material as a writer. He shares some insights with Sabine Brix. 724 more words

Ben Law

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Guest Post by Katrina McKelvey

I’m a self-confessed reluctant reader. I know what it is like to do anything to avoid reading. As a child I climbed trees instead. 741 more words

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SWF event: Forest for the Trees Publishing Workshop

Sydney Writers Festival
Forest for the Trees: Publishing Workshop
Multiple speakers
21 May 2015

Okay getting back on track again. I know this is like a month late, but I’d like to write about my experiences at the SWF event I attended in May. 1,143 more words

Secrets from the Crime Scene - Unsavoury Delights

This year, I avoided the poetry bashing workshops at the Sydney Writers’ Festival and attended a couple of interesting panel talks, one of which—Secrets from the Crime Scene… 673 more words

Life Through The Pen

5 Podcasts for Writers...

So anyways, I’m drafting this as I wait for Miss T at maths tutoring.

I have a seat outside the maths classroom at one of the local high schools- incidentally not the one she goes to. 534 more words

Joanne Tracey

8 lessons learned

I recently sent off the last big structural edit for Precious Things and it’s such a relief. It was the most fun edit I’ve done to date, because it feels like the book is so close to completion now… I can hardly believe it. 746 more words


May 24th - No Loitering

Try and move me on….

The figure is silhouetted onto the wall of Walsh Bay wharf 5/6 by the late afternoon sun. It was the final day of the… 71 more words

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