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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


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

Dans Daily Photo

What if you don't like your picture (in art or in life)?

You could ditch it, rip it up, scribble over it…you could adapt adapt adapt.

What if there’s a gulf between the astoundingly beautiful vision in your head and the muck that’s appearing on the canvas? 265 more words


Evie Wyld at the Sydney Writers' Festival

“I don’t believe in ghosts – but I do believe that people see them.”

Evie Wyld, winner of the 2014 Miles Franklin award for her second novel, All the Birds, Singing, joined Geordie Williamson in conversation at the Sydney Writers’ Festival. 440 more words