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Writers' Festival Gems

Every writers’ festival has its own personality.

Sydney Writers Festival is big, brash and busy. The speakers are the top of the literary game nationally and internationally, as well as including promising new authors. 539 more words


Tastes of the world on the menu

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Car Park


Looking at my smug mug on Urbane Publications’ shiny new website, I’m sparing a thought for unpublished writers out there who’d like to stick pins in me. 936 more words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