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Looking at my smug mug on Urbane Publications’ shiny new website, I’m sparing a thought for unpublished writers out there who’d like to stick pins in me. 936 more words


#amblogging: Writing in Isolation? Attend an Event!

Those of you who’ve been writing a while know how lonely it can be. You can feel like you’re living in a strange void with no clear end in sight. 363 more words


Pretty Tsundoku

I have been to the Brisbane Writers Festival and created pretty new tsundoku.

This one lives at my house.

Here’s why bought each one (starting from the bottom). 535 more words


Writers festivals and why they're important to up and coming writers.

If you’re a budding writer, then there’s an imperative to get yourself along to your nearest writers festival so you can rub shoulders with people of your own inclination. 263 more words

Daydreaming And Inspiration

Novel Update#24: In the Conversation

Last weekend I attended an annual local authors’ festival that I hadn’t been to in years. Wow, how times have changed.

When I used to show up to these events, I barely knew the writers. 351 more words


Event review: Perth Writers Festival 2017

Review of Family Day at the Perth Writers Festival 2017
by Matilda, 11, WA

On Sunday 26 February 2017 it was Family Day at the Perth Writers Festival at UWA. 263 more words

Book Reviews

You are an activist.

“At what point do you say, ‘I’ve read enough. Now I need to act.’ ”

– Peter Mares, in Opinion Makers, Perth Writers Festival 2017…

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